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Table 1 Pre- and post-intervention assessment types and their respective instruments

From: Physiological adaptation after a 12-week physical activity program for patients with Prader–Willi syndrome: two case reports

Assessment Rate/Tool
Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children – third edition Subtests Block Design and Vocabulary
Children Behavior Checklist 6–18 years Questionnaire
Anthropometrics Weight
Body mass index
Body composition Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry used for assessing total and lumbar bone mineral density, bone mineral content, body fat rate, and lean mass
PRODOWN battery of measures and somatomotor tests Flexibility test (sit and reach test)
Abdominal strength endurance test
Lower limbs explosive strength test (standing long jump)
Upper limbs explosive strength test (medicine ball throw)
Agility test (square test)
Displacement speed test (20-meter run)
Cardiorespiratory capacity test (6 minutes)
Physical activity level Physical activity level questionnaire
Spontaneous physical activity (pedometer)
Blood parameters Standard protocols for blood measures (cholesterol, glycemia, triglycerides, and uric acid)