Table 2

FAB trial measurements and their timing



Mailout 1 (~2

wks post-


Mailout 2 (~5

wks post-

Mailout 1)

Main outcome

1. PA - 6-day HR and movement monitoring


Other outcomes

2. PA awareness

3. Fenland measures (anthropometry, body

composition, fitness)

4. Self-reported PA

5. Self-rated PA:a

i. Absolute (WHO categories)

ii. Relative (peer comparison)

iii. According to guidelines (CMO)

6. Confidence in self-rated PAa

7. PA Subjective normsa

8. Worry/concern about PAa

9. Perceived behavioural

control/self efficacya

10. Behavioural beliefsa

11. Perceived importance of physical

activity for healtha

12. Intention to change PAa

13. Time orientation (concern

about current/futureconsequences)a

PA: Physical activity; WHO: World Health Organisation; CMO: Chief Medical Officer

a: included in FAB questionnaire

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