Funding sources The SWET study was funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Health Technology Assessment (HTA) programme (05/16/01). The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the NIHR HTA programme. Pilot work was supported through a grant from Nottingham University Hospitals Trust.
Are accelerometers a useful tool for measuring disease activity in children with eczema? Validity, responsiveness to change, and acceptability of use in a clinical trial setting
Article first published online: 13 SEP 2012
© 2012 The Authors. BJD © 2012 British Association of Dermatologists
British Journal of Dermatology
Volume 167, Issue 5, pages 1131–1137, November 2012
How to Cite
Wootton, C.I., Koller, K., Lawton, S., O’Leary, C., Thomas, K.S. and on behalf of the SWET study team (2012), Are accelerometers a useful tool for measuring disease activity in children with eczema? Validity, responsiveness to change, and acceptability of use in a clinical trial setting. British Journal of Dermatology, 167: 1131–1137. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2012.11184.x
Conflicts of interest None declared.
Trial registration: Current Controlled Trials ISRCTN71423189.
- Issue published online: 29 OCT 2012
- Article first published online: 13 SEP 2012
- Accepted for publication 17 June 2012
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