Warburton, D.E.R., Nicol, C.W. and Bredin, S.S.D. (2006) Health benefits of physical activity: The evidence. CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal, 174, 801-809.
 Booth, F.W., Gordon, S.E., Carlson, C.J. and Hamilton, M.T. (2000) Waging war on modern chronic diseases: Primary prevention through exercise biology. Journal of Applied Physiology, 88, 774-787.
 World Health Organization (2004) Global strategy on diet, physical activity and health. World Health Organization, Geneva.
 Muller-Riemenschneider, F., Reinhold, T., Nocon, M. and Willich, S.N. (2008) Long-term effectiveness of interventions promoting physical activity: A systematic review. Preventive Medicine, 47, 354-368.
 Hillsdon, M., Foster, C. and Thorogood, M. (2005) Interventions for promoting physical activity. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (Online), 1, Article ID: CD003180.
 Ashworth, N.L., Chad, K.E., Harrison, E.L., Reeder, B.A. and Marshall, S.C. (2005) Home versus center based physical activity programs in older adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (Online), 1, Article ID: CD004017.
 Van der Bij, A.K., Laurant, M.G. and Wensing, M. (2002) Effectiveness of physical activity interventions for older adults: A review. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 22, 120-133. doi:10.1016/S0749-3797(01)00413-5
 Shirley, D., Van der Ploeg, H.P. and Bauman, A.E. (2010) Physical activity promotion in the physical therapy setting: Perspectives from practitioners and students. Physical Therapy, 90, 1311-1322. doi:10.2522/ptj.20090383
 Booth, M.L., Bauman, A. Owen, N. and Gore, C.J. (1997) Physical activity preferences, preferred sources of assistance, and perceived barriers to increased activity among physically inactive Australians. Preventive Medicine, 26, 131-137. doi:10.1006/pmed.1996.9982
 Wilcox, S., King, A.C., Brassington, G.S. and Ahn, D.K. (1999) Physical activity preferences of middle-aged and older adults: A community analysis. Journal of Aging & Physical Activity, 7, 386-399.
 Yardley, L., Kirby, S. Ben-Shlomo, Y., et al. (2008) How likely are older people to take up different falls prevention activities? Preventive Medicine, 47, 554-558.
 Sheedy, J., Smith, B., Bauman, A., et al. (2000) A controlled trial of behavioural education to promote exercise among physiotherapy outpatients. Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, 46, 281-289.
 Australian Physiotherapy Association (2009) Position Statement: Chronic disease and physiotherapy.
 O’Donoghue, G. and Dean, E. (2010) The physiotherapist’s role in contemporary health care in Ireland: Responding to 21st century indicators and priorities. Physiotherapy Ireland, 31, 4-9.
 Freene, N., Waddington, G., Chesworth, W., Davey, R. and Goss, J. (2011) “Physical Activity at Home (PAAH)”, evaluation of a group versus home based physical activity program in community dwelling middle aged adults: Rationale and study design. BMC Public Health, 11, 883.
 Wilbur, J., McDevitt, J.H., Wang, E., et al. (2008) Outcomes of a home-based walking program for AfricanAmerican women. American Journal of Health Promotion, 22, 307-317. doi:10.4278/ajhp.22.5.307
 Department of Health and Aging, Australia Government (2005) Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) Pre-exercise screening system 2005.
 Thompson, D.R., Chair, S.Y., Chan, S.W., et al. (2011) Motivational interviewing: A useful approach to improving cardiovascular health? Journal of Clinical Nursing, 20, 1236-1244. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2702.2010.03558.x
 Duncan, K.A. and Pozehl, B. (2002) Staying on course: The effects of an adherence facilitation intervention on home exercise participation. Progress in Cardiovascular Nursing, 17, 59. doi:10.1111/j.0889-7204.2002.01229.x
 Borg, G.A.V. (1982) Psychophysical bases of perceived exertion. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 14, 377-381. doi:10.1249/00005768-198205000-00012
 King, A.C., Haskell, W.L., Young, D.R., Oka, R.K. and Stefanick, M.L. (1995) Long-term effects of varying intensities and formats of physical activity on participation rates, fitness, and lipoproteins in men and women aged 50 to 65 years. Circulation, 91, 2596-2604.
 Norton, K., Norton, L. and Sadgrove, D. (2010) Position statement on physical activity and exercise intensity terminology. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 13, 469-502.
 Brown, W.J., Trost, S.G., Bauman, A., Mummery, K. and Owen, N. (2004) Test-retest reliability of four physical activity measures used in population surveys. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 7, 205-215.
 Brown, W.J., Burton, N.W., Marshall, A.L. and Miller, Y.D. (2008) Reliability and validity of a modified selfadministered version of the Active Australia physical activity survey in a sample of mid-age women. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 32, 535-541.
 Ware Jr., J., Kosinski, M. and Keller, S.D. (1996) A 12item short-form health survey: Construction of scales and preliminary tests of reliability and validity. Medical Care, 34, 220-233. doi:10.1097/00005650-199603000-00003
 Rikli, R.E. and Jones, C.J. (1999) Development and validation of a functional fitness test for community-residing older adults. Journal of Aging & Physical Activity, 7, 129-161.
 Dalal, H.M., Evans, P.H., Campbell, J.L., et al. (2007) Home-based versus hospital-based rehabilitation after myocardial infarction: A randomized trial with preference arms—Cornwall Heart Attack Rehabilitation Management Study (CHARMS). International Journal of Cardiology, 119, 202-211. doi:10.1016/j.ijcard.2006.11.018
 Jancey, J., Lee, A., Howat, P., et al. (2007) Reducing attrition in physical activity programs for older adults. Journal of Aging & Physical Activity, 15, 152-165.
 Hong, S.Y., Hughes, S. and Prohaska, T. (2008) Factors affecting exercise attendance and completion in sedentary older adults: A meta-analytic approach. Journal of Physical Activity & Health, 5, 385-397.
 National Health & Medical Research Council (2004) Clinical practice guidelines for the management of overweight and obesity in adults 2004. Department of Health and Ageing, Australian Government, Canberra, 48.
 World Health Organization (2008) Waist circumference and waist-hip ratio. Report of a WHO expert consultation. World Health Organization, Geneva.
 Jancey, J., Howat, P., Lee, A., et al. (2006) Effective recruitment and retention of older adults in physical activity research: PALS study. Perth Active Living Seniors Project (PALS). American Journal of Health Behavior, 30, 626-635. doi:10.5993/AJHB.30.6.9
 Office of the Chief Health Officer (2010) Australian Capital Territory Chief Health Officer’s Report 2010. ACT Health, Communications and Marketing Unit, Canberra.
 Australian Bureau of Statistics (2006) Physical activity in Australia: A snapshot, 2004-05. Australian Bureau of Statistics, Canberra.
 Australian Bureau of Statistics (2008) Census of population and housing: Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA), Australia—Data only 2006 (cat. no. 2033.0.55.001). Australian Bureau of Statistics, Canberra.