Daily Physical Activity (DPA) Policy Survey

Constructs Measured

Implementation Outcomes Cost
Implementation Determinants Readiness to Implement
Policy Awareness and Knowledge
Policy Actors
Visibility of Policy Role and Policy Actors

Policy Application

Setting Schools
Topic Infectious and Chronic Disease
Physical Activity

Basic Information

The DPA policy survey is a 75-item tool to assess fidelity to policy implementation, as well as predictor variables in relation to implementation fidelity.

Transferability of measure across settings: Setting-specific

Citing Literature

Empirical use: Allison KR, Vu-Nguyen K, Ng B, et al. Evaluation of Daily Physical Activity (DPA) policy implementation in Ontario: surveys of elementary school administrators and teachers. BMC Public Health. 2016;16(1):1-16. doi:10.1186/s12889-016-3423-0

Policy Application in Reviewed Studies

Setting: Schools

Topic: Physical activity

Country: Canada  

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