Publications

Timmermans EJ, Schaap LA, Visser M, van der Ploeg HP, Wagtendonk AJ, van der Pas S, Deeg DJH. The association of the neighbourhood built environment with objectively measured physical activity in older adults with and without lower limb osteoarthritis. BMC Public Health 2016;16:710.

Van Nassau F, van der Ploeg HP, Abrahamsen F, Andersen E, Anderson AS, Bosmans JE, Bunn C, Chalmers M, Clissmann C, Gill JMR, Gray CM, Hunt K, Jelsma JG, La Guardia JG, Lemyre PN, Loudon DW, Macaulay L, Maxwell DJ, McConnachie A, Martin A, Mourselas N, Mutrie N, Nijhuis-van der Sanden R, O'Brien K, Pereira HV, Philpott M, Roberts GC, Rooksby J, Rost M, Røynesdal Ø, Sattar N, Silva MN, Sorensen M, Teixeira PJ, Treweek S, Van Achterberg T, van de Glind I, van Mechelen W, Wyke S. Study protocol of European Fans in Training (EuroFIT): a four-country randomised controlled trial of a lifestyle program for men delivered in elite football clubs. BMC Public Health 2016;16:598.

Verloigne M, Loyen A, Van Hecke L, Lakerveld J, Hendriksen I, De Bourdheaudhuij I, Deforche B, Donnelly A, Ekelund U, Brug J, van der Ploeg HP. Variation in population levels of sedentary behaviour in European children and adolescents: a systematic review within DEDIPAC. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2016;13:69.

Van Hecke L, Loyen A, Verloigne M, van der Ploeg HP, Lakerveld J, Brug J, De Bourdeaudhuij I, Ekelund U, Donnelly A, Hendriksen I, Deforche B. Variation in population levels of physical activity in European children and adolescents according to cross-European studies: a systematic review within DEDIPAC. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2016;13:70.

Loyen A, Verloigne M, van Hecke L, Hendriksen I, Lakerveld J, Steene-Johanessen J, Koster A, Donnelly A, Ekelund U, Deforche B, de Bourdheaudhuij I, Brug J, van der Ploeg HP. Variation in population levels of sedentary behaviour in European adults according to cross-European studies: a systematic review within DEDIPAC. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2016;13:71.

Loyen A, van Hecke L, Verloigne M, Hendriksen I, Lakerveld J, Steene-Johanessen J, Vuillemin A, Koster A, Donnelly A, Ekelund U, Deforche B, de Bourdheaudhuij I, Brug J, van der Ploeg HP. Variation in population levels of physical activity in European adults according to cross-European studies: a systematic review within DEDIPAC. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2016;13:72.

Hassett L, van den Berg M, Lindley RI, Crotty M, McCluskey A, van der Ploeg HP, Smith ST, Schurr K, Killington M, Bongers B, Howard K, Heritier S, Togher L, Hackett M, Treacy D, Dorsch S, Wong S, Scrivener K, Chagpar S, Weber H, Pearson R, Sherrington C. Effect of affordable technology on physical activity levels and mobility outcomes in rehabilitation: a protocol for the Activity and MObility UsiNg Technology (AMOUNT) rehabilitation trial. BMJ Open 2016 Jun 6;6(6):e012074.

Rütten A, Schow D, Breda J, Galea G, Kahlmeier S, Oppert JM, van der Ploeg H, van Mechelen W. Three types of scientific evidence to inform physical activity policy: Results from a comparative scoping review. International Journal of Public Health 2016 Apr 26. [Epub ahead of print].

Doornweerd S, IJzerman RG, van der Eijk L, Neter JE, van Dongen J, van der Ploeg HP, de Geus EJ. Physical activity and dietary intake in BMI discordant identical twins. Obesity 2016 Jun;24(6):1349-1355.

van Dommelen P, Coffeng JK, van der Ploeg HP, van der Beek AJ, Boot CRL, Hendriksen IJM. Objectively measured total and occupational sedentary time in three work settings. PLoS One 2016 Mar 3;11(3):e0149951.

Loyen A, van der Ploeg HP, Bauman A, Brug J, Lakerveld J. European Sitting Championship: prevalence and correlates of sitting in the 28 European Union Member States. PLoS One 2016 Mar 2;11(3):e0149320.

O’Donoghue G, Perchoux C, Mensah K, Lakerveld J, van der Ploeg H, Bernaards C, Chastin S, Simon C, O’Gorman D, Nazare JA. A systematic review of correlates of sedentary behaviour in adults aged 18-65 years: a socio-ecological approach. BMC Public Health 2016;16:163.

Picavet HSJ, Pas LW, van Oostrom SH, van der Ploeg HP, Verschuren WMM, Proper KI. The relation between occupational sitting and mental, cardiometabolic, and musculoskeletal health over a period of 15 years – the Doetinchem Cohort Study. PLoS One 2016 Jan 11;11(1):e0146639.

Tonnon SC, Proper KI, van der Ploeg HP, Anema JR, van der Beek AJ. Process evaluation of the nationwide implementation of a lifestyle intervention in the construction industry. Journal of Occupational & Environmental Medicine 2016 Jan;58(1):e6-e14

Steene-Johannessen J, Anderssen SA, van der Ploeg HP, Hendriksen I, Donnelly A, Brage S, Ekelund U. Are self-report measures able to define individuals as physically active or inactive? Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2016 Feb;48(2):235-244.

Winckers ANE, Mackenbach JD, Compernolle S, Nicolaou M, van der Ploeg HP, De Bourdeaudhuij I, Brug J, Lakerveld J. Educational differences in the validity of self-reported physical activity. BMC Public Health 2015 Dec 26;15(1):1299.

Ding D, Rogers K, van der Ploeg H, Stamatakis E, Bauman AE. Traditional and emerging lifestyle risk behaviors and all-cause mortality in middle-aged and older adults: Evidence from a large population-based Australian cohort. PLoS Medicine 2015 Dec 8;12(12):e1001917.

van Nassau F, Chau JY, Lakerveld J, Bauman AE, van der Ploeg HP. Validity and responsiveness of four measures of occupational sitting and standing. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2015 Nov 25;12(1):144.

van der Ploeg HP, Visbjerg Møller S, Hannerz H, van der Beek AJ, Holtermann A. Temporal changes in occupational sitting time in the Danish workforce and associations with all-cause mortality: Results from the Danish Work Environment Cohort Study. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2015;12(1):71.

Huysmans MA, van der Ploeg HP, Proper KI, Speklé EM, van der Beek AJ. Is sitting too much bad for your health? Workstation alternatives to reduce sitting time at work. Ergonomics in Design 2015;23(3):4-8.

Plotnikoff RC, Costigan SC, Short C, Grunseit A, James E, Johnson N, Bauman A, D’Este C, van der Ploeg HP, Rhodes R. Factors associated with high sitting time with adults in the general population, chronic disease or psychological distress: Findings from the 45 & Up Study. PLoS One 2015;10(6):e0127689.

Martin A, Fitzsimons C, Jepson R, Saunders DH, van der Ploeg HP, Teixeira PJ, Gray C, Mutrie N, on behalf of the EuroFIT consortium. Interventions with potential to reduce sedentary time in adults – systematic review and meta-analysis. British Journal of Sports Medicine 2015;49(16):1056-63.

Jansen M, Prins R, Etman A, van der Ploeg HP, de Vries S, van Lenthe F, Pierik F. Physical activity in non-frail and frail older adults. PLoS One 2015;10(4):e0123168.

Pillay JD, van der Ploeg HP, van Stralen MM, Kolbe-Alexander TL, Proper KI, van Mechelen W, Tomaz S, Lambert EV. The association between daily steps and health, and the mediating role of body composition: a pedometer-based cross-sectional study in an employed South African population. BMC Public Health 2015;15:174.

Hassett L, Moseley A, Harmer A, van der Ploeg HP. The reliability, validity and feasibility of physical activity measurement in adults with traumatic brain injury: an observational study. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation 2015;30(2):E55-61.

Espinel PT, Chau JY, van der Ploeg HP, Merom D. Older adults' time in sedentary, light and moderate intensity activities and correlates: Application of the 2006 Australian Time Use Survey. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 2015;18:161-166.

Chau JY, Grunseit A, Midthjell K, Holmen J, Lingaas Holmen T, Bauman AE, van der Ploeg HP. Sedentary behaviour and risk of mortality from all-causes and cardiometabolic diseases in adults: Evidence from the HUNT3 population cohort. British Journal of Sports Medicine 2015 Jun;49(11):737-42.

Macniven R, Pye V, Merom D, Milat A, Monger C, Bauman A, van der Ploeg HP. Barriers and enablers to physical activity among older Australians who want to increase their physical activity levels. Journal of Physical Activity and Health 2014;11(7):1420-1429.

Tonnon S, Proper K, van der Ploeg HP, Westerman M, Sijbesma E, van der Beek A. A qualitative Study of the anticipated Barriers and Facilitators to the Implementation of a Lifestyle Intervention in the Dutch Construction Industry. BMC Public Health 2014;14(1):1317 [Epub ahead of print].

Lakerveld J, van der Ploeg HP, Kroeze W, Ahrens W, Allais O, Frost Andersen L, Cardon G, Capranica L, Chastin S, Donnelly A, Ekelund U, Finglas P, Flechtner-Mors M, Hebestreit A, Hendriksen I, Kubiak T, Lanza M, Loyen A, MacDonncha C, Mazzocchi M, Monsivais P, Murphy M, Nöthlings U, O’Gorman DJ, Renner B, Roos G, Schuit AJ, Schulze M, Steinacker J, Stronks K, Volkert D, van ’t Veer P, Lien N, De Bourdeaudhuij I, Brug J, on behalf of the DEDIPAC consortium. Towards the integration and development of a cross-European research network and infrastructure: The DEterminants of DIet and Physical ACtivity (DEDIPAC) Knowledge Hub. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2014;11:143.

van der Ploeg HP, Chey T, Ding D, Chau JY, Stamatakis E, Bauman AE. Standing time and all-cause mortality in a large cohort of Australian adults. Preventive Medicine 2014;69:187-191.

Chau JY, Daley M, Dunn S, Srinivasan A, Do A, Bauman AE, van der Ploeg HP. The effectiveness of sit-stand workstations for changing office workers’ sitting time. Results from the Stand@Work study. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2014; 11:127.

Lante K, Stancliffe RJ, Bauman A, van der Ploeg HP, Jan S, Davis GM. Embedding sustainable physical activities into the everyday lives of adults with intellectual disabilities: a randomised controlled trial. BMC Public Health 2014;14(1):1038.

Beckenkamp PR, Lin CWC, Rashid-Chagpar S, Herbert RD, van der Ploeg HP, Moseley AM. Prognosis of physical function following ankle fracture: A systematic review with meta-analysis. Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy 2014;44(11): 841-851.

van der Wijden CL, Steinbach S, van der Ploeg HP, van Mechelen W, van Poppel MNM. A longitudinal study on the relationship between eating style and gestational weight gain. Appetite 2014;83:304-308.

Rosenbaum R, Tiedemann A, Sherrington C, van der Ploeg HP. Assessing physical activity in people with post traumatic stress disorder: feasibility and concurrent validity of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire- short form and Actigraph accelerometers. BMC research notes 2014;7(1):576.

Chau JY, Daley M, Srinivasan A, Dunn S, Bauman AE, van der Ploeg HP. Desk-based workers’ perspectives on using sit-stand workstations: a qualitative analysis of the Stand@Work study. BMC Public Health 2014;14:752.

Courneya KS, Vardy J, Gill S, Jonker D, O’Brien P, Friedenreich CM, Dhillon H, Wong RKS, Meyer RM, Crawford JJ, Campbell KL, Prapavessis H, O’Callaghan C, Turner J, Spencer LM, van der Ploeg HP, Tu D, Booth CM. Update on the colon health and life-long exercise change (CHALLENGE) trial: A phase III study of the impact of an exercise program on disease-free survival in colon cancer survivors. Current Colorectal Cancer Reports 2014 [E-Pub: DOI 10.1007/s11888-014-0231-8].

Merom D, Delbaere K, Cumming R, Voukelatos A, Rissel C, van der Ploeg HP, Lord SR. Incidental and Planned Exercise Questionnaire for seniors: validity & responsiveness. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 2014 May;46(5):947-954.

Hassett L, Moseley A, Harmer A, van der Ploeg HP. The reliability, validity and feasibility of physical activity measurement in adults with traumatic brain injury: an observational study. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation 2014 Apr 9. [Epub ahead of print].

Espinel PT, Chau JY, van der Ploeg HP, Merom D. Older adults' time in sedentary, light and moderate intensity activities and correlates: Application of the 2006 Australian Time Use Survey. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 2014 Mar 1. [Epub ahead of print].

Joshy G, Korda R, Bauman A, van der Ploeg HP, Chey T, Banks E. Investigation of methodological factors potentially underlying the apparently conflicting findings on body mass index and all-cause mortality: explanations for the obesity-mortality paradox. PLoS One 2014;9(2):e88641.

Chau JC, Grunseit A, Holmen J, Lingass Holmen T, Midthjell K, Bauman A, van der Ploeg HP. Cross-sectional associations of total sitting, TV-viewing and leisure-time computer use with cardiometabolic risk in adults. Results from the HUNT Study, Norway. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sports 2014;17(1):78-84.

Smith BJ, Cinnadaio N, Bauman A, Tapsell L, Cheung NW, van der Ploeg HP. Investigation of a lifestyle change strategy for high-risk women with a history of gestational diabetes. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice 2014;106(3):e60-3.

Hebden L, Cook A, van der Ploeg HP, King L, Bauman A, Allman-Farinelli M. A mobile health intervention for weight management among young adults: a pilot randomised controlled trial. Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics 2014 Aug;27(4):322-332.

Chau JY, Grunseit A, Chey T, Stamatakis E, Matthews C, Brown W, Bauman A, van der Ploeg HP. Daily sitting time and all-cause mortality: A meta-analysis. PLoS One 2013 Nov 13;8(11):e80000.

Lakerveld J, Bot SDM, van der Ploeg HP, Nijpels G. The effects of a lifestyle intervention on leisure time sedentary behaviors in adults at risk: the Hoorn Prevention Study, a randomized controlled trial. Preventive Medicine 2013 Jun 15 [Epub ahead of print].

Chau JY, Grunseit A, Midthjell K, Holmen J, Lingaas Holmen T, Bauman AE, van der Ploeg HP. Sedentary behaviour and risk of mortality from all-causes and cardiometabolic diseases in adults: evidence from the HUNT3 population cohort. British Journal of Sports Medicine 2013 May 10 [Epub ahead of print].

Engelen L, Bundy AC, Naughton G, Simpson J, Bauman A, Ragen J, Baur L, Wyver S, Tranter P, Niehues A, Schiller W, Perry G, Jessup G, van der Ploeg HP. Increasing physical activity in young primary school children – it’s child’s play: a cluster randomised controlled trial. Preventive Medicine 2013;56(5):319-325.

Grunseit AC, Chau JC, van der Ploeg HP, Bauman AE. “Thinking on your feet”: A qualitative evaluation of usability and acceptability of sit-stand desks in a medium-sized Australian workplace. BMC Public Health 2013;13:365.

van der Ploeg HP, Venugopal K, Chau JY, van Poppel MN, Breedveld K, Merom D, Bauman AE. Non-occupational sedentary behaviors: Population changes in the Netherlands, 1975-2005. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2013;44(4):382–387.

Nguyen THHD, Tang HK, van der Ploeg HP, Hardy L, Kelly P, Dibley MJ. Longitudinal sedentary behaviours changes in adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2013 Mar;44(3):223-230.

Kelly A, Arjunan P, van der Ploeg HP, Rissel C, Borg J, Wen LM. The implementation of a pilot playground markings project in four Australian primary schools. Health Promotion Journal of Australia 2012;23(3):183-187.

Dhillon H, van der Ploeg HP, Bell M, Boyer M, Clarke S, Vardy J. The Impact of Physical Activity on Fatigue and Quality of Life in Lung Cancer Patients. BMC Cancer 2012, 12:572.

Merom D, Pye V, Macniven R, van der Ploeg HP, Milat A, Sherrington C, Lord S, Bauman A. Prevalence and correlates of participation in fall prevention exercise/physical activity by older adults. Preventive Medicine 2012;55:613–617.

Sugiyama T, Merom D, van der Ploeg HP, Corpuz G, Bauman A, Owen N. Prolonged time spent sitting in cars: Prevalence and trends from the Greater Sydney Metropolitan Area Household Travel Surveys. Preventive Medicine 2012;55:315–318.

van der Ploeg HP, Banks E, Bauman AE. Is sitting harmful to health? It is too early to say-reply. Archives of Internal Medicine 2012;172(16):1272-1273.

Tang HK, Nguyen THHD, van der Ploeg HP, Hardy LL, Dibley MJ. Validity and reliability of a physical activity questionnaire for Vietnamese adolescents. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2012;9:93.

Nguyen THHD, Tang HK, van der Ploeg HP, Hardy L, Kelly P, Dibley MJ. Longitudinal physical activity changes in adolescents: Ho Chi Minh City Youth Cohort. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2012 Aug;44(8):1481-1489.

Hebden L, Cook A, van der Ploeg HP, Allman-Farinelli M. Development of Smartphone Applications for Nutrition and Physical Activity Behaviour Change. Journal of Medical Internet Research: Research Protocols 2012;1(2):e9.

Chau JY, Merom D, Grunseit A, Rissel C, Bauman AE, van der Ploeg HP. Temporal trends in non-occupational sedentary behaviours from Australian Time Use Surveys 1992, 1997 and 2006. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2012;9:76.

Reinhardt JA, van der Ploeg HP, Grzegrzulka R, Timperley JG. Implementing lifestyle change through phone-based motivational interviewing in rural-based women with previous gestational diabetes mellitus. Health Promotion Journal of Australia 2012;23(1):5-9.

Gebel K, van der Ploeg HP, Fiatarone Singh M, Bauman AE. The role of physical activity in the prevention and treatment of diabetes. In: Baur LA, Twigg SM and Magnusson RS, eds. A modern epidemic: Expert perspectives on obesity and diabetes. Sydney: USYD Publishing, 2012:275-299.

van der Ploeg HP, Chey T, Korda RJ, Banks E, Bauman AE. Sitting Time and All-Cause Mortality Risk in 222,497 Australian Adults. Archives of Internal Medicine/JAMA Internal Medicine 2012;172(6):494-500.

Chau JY, van der Ploeg HP, Merom D, Chey T, Bauman AE. Cross-sectional associations between occupational and leisure-time sitting, physical activity and obesity in working adults. Preventive Medicine 2012;54:195-200.

Chau JY, van der Ploeg HP, Dunn S, Kurko J, Bauman AE. Validity of the Occupational Sitting and Physical Activity Questionnaire (OSPAQ). Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 2012;44(1):118-125.

Chau JY, van der Ploeg HP, Dunn S, Kurko J, Bauman AE. A tool for measuring workers’ sitting time by domain: the Workforce Sitting Questionnaire. British Journal of Sports Medicine 2011;45(15):1216-1222.

Rosenbaum S, Nguyen D, Lenehan T, Tiedemann A, van der Ploeg HP, Sherrington C. Exercise augmentation compared to usual care for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: A Randomised Controlled Trial (The REAP study: Randomised Exercise Augmentation for PTSD). BMC Psychiatry 2011;11:115.

Cheung NW, Smith BJ, van der Ploeg HP, Cinnadaio N, Bauman A. A pilot structured behavioural intervention trial to increase physical activity among women with recent gestational diabetes. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice 2011;92:e27-29.

van der Ploeg HP, van Poppel MNM, Chey T, Bauman AE, Brown WJ. The role of pre-pregnancy physical activity and sedentary behaviour in the development of gestational diabetes mellitus. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 2011;14:149-152.

van der Ploeg HP, Merom D, Chau JY, Bittman M, Trost SG, Bauman AE. Advances in population surveillance for physical activity and sedentary behavior: reliability and validity of time use surveys. American Journal of Epidemiology 2010;172(10):1199-1206.

van Uffelen JGZ, Wong J, Chau JY, van der Ploeg HP, Riphagen I, Gilson N, Burton NW, Healy GN, Thorpe AA, Clarke BK, Gardiner PA, Dunstan D, Bauman A, Owen N, Brown WJ. Occupational sitting and health risks: a systematic review. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2010;39(4):379-388.

Chau JY, van der Ploeg HP, van Uffelen J, Wong J, Riphagen I, Healy GN, Gilson ND, Dunstan DW, Bauman AE, Owen N, Brown WJ. Are workplace interventions to reduce sitting effective? A systematic review. Preventive Medicine 2010;51:352-356.

Brown WJ, van Uffelen JGZ, Proper KI, Chau J, Burton NW, Gilson N, van der Ploeg HP. Is too much sitting really bad for health and what can be done about it? Journal of Physical Activity and Health 2010;7(suppl 3):S319-320.

Shirley D, van der Ploeg HP, Bauman AE. Physical activity promotion in the physiotherapy setting: perspectives from practitioners and students. Physical Therapy 2010;90(9):1311-1322.

Razee H, van der Ploeg HP, Blignault I, Smith BJ, Bauman AE, McLean M, Cheung NW. Beliefs, barriers, social support, and environmental influences related to diabetes risk behaviours among women with a history of gestational diabetes. Health Promotion Journal of Australia 2010;21(2):130-137.

Merom D, van der Ploeg HP, Corpuz G, Bauman A. Public health perspectives on Household Travel Surveys: Active travel between 1997-2007. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2010;39(2):113-121.

Wen LM, van der Ploeg HP, Kite J, Cashmore A, Rissel C. A validation study of assessing physical activity and sedentary behaviour in children aged 3-5 years. Pediatric Exercise Science 2010;22(3):408-420.

Nguyen TH, Tang HK, Kelley P, van der Ploeg HP, Dibley MJ. Association between physical activity and metabolic syndrome: a cross sectional survey in adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. BMC Public Health 2010;10:141.

van der Ploeg HP, Tudor-Locke C, Marshall AL, Craig CL, Hagströmer M, Sjöström M, Bauman AE. Reliability and validity of assessing walking with the International Physical Activity Questionnaire. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport 2010;81(1):97-101.

Buffart LM, van der Ploeg HP, Smith BJ, Kurko J, King L, Bauman AE. General practitioners' perceptions and practices of physical activity counselling: Changes over the past 10 years. British Journal of Sports Medicine 2009;43(14):1149-1153.

Trinh OTH, Nguyen ND, van der Ploeg HP, Bauman AE, Dibley MJ. Test-retest repeatability and relative validity of the Global physical activity questionnaire in a developing country context. Journal of Physical Activity and Health 2009;6(Suppl 1):S46-53.

Cust AE, Armstrong BK, Smith BJ, Chau J, van der Ploeg HP, Bauman A. Self-reported confidence in recall as a predictor of validity and repeatability of physical activity questionnaire data. Epidemiology 2009;20(3):433-441.

Anna V, van der Ploeg HP, Cheung NW, Huxley RR, Bauman AE. Sociodemographic correlates of the increasing trend in prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus in a large population of women between 1995 and 2005. Diabetes Care 2008;31(12):2288-2293.

Buffart LM, van der Ploeg HP, Bauman AE, van Asbeck FW, Stam HJ, Roebroeck ME, van den Berg-Emons RJG. Sports participation in adolescents and young adults with myelomeningocele and its role in total physical activity behaviour and fitness. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2008;40(9):702–708.

Buffart LM, Allman-Farinelli M, King L, van der Ploeg HP, Smith BJ, Kurko J, Bauman AE. Are General Practitioners ready and willing to tackle obesity management? Obesity Research & Clinical Practice 2008;2(3):189-194.

van der Ploeg HP, Bauman AE. Thirty minutes of exercise is it sufficient for better health? In: Taylor NAS, Groeller H, eds. Physiological bases of human performance during work and exercise. Edinburgh: Elsevier, 2008:309-312.

Merom D, Miller YD, van der Ploeg HP, Bauman A. Predictors of initiating and maintaining active commuting to work using transport and public health perspectives in Australia. Preventive Medicine 2008;47(3):342-346.

Cust AE, Smith B, Chau J, van der Ploeg HP, Friedenreich CM, Armstrong BK, Bauman A. Validity and repeatability of the EPIC physical activity questionnaire: a validation study using accelerometers as an objective measure. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2008 Jun 2;5(1):33.

van der Ploeg HP, Streppel KRM, van der Beek AJ, van der Woude LHV, van Harten W, van Mechelen W. Underlying mechanisms of improving physical activity behavior after rehabilitation. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine 2008;15(2):101-108.

van der Ploeg HP, Merom D, Corpuz G, Bauman AE. Trends in Australian children travelling to school 1971-2003: Burning petrol or carbohydrates? Preventive Medicine 2008;46(1):60–62.

Smith BJ, van der Ploeg HP, Buffart LM, Bauman AE. Encouraging physical activity: five steps for general practitioners. Australian Family Physician 2008;37(1-2):24-28.

van der Ploeg HP, Smith BJ, Stubbs T, Vita P, Holford R, Bauman AE. Physical activity promotion: Are GPs getting the message? Australian Family Physician 2007;36(10):871-874.

Tudor-Locke C, van der Ploeg HP, Bowles HR, Bittman M, Fisher K, Egerton M, Merom D, Gershuny J, Bauman A. Walking behaviours from the 1965-2003 American Heritage Time Use Study (AHTUS). International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2007;4:45.

van der Ploeg HP, Streppel KRM, van der Beek AJ, van der Woude LHV, Vollenbroek-Hutten M, van Mechelen W. The physical activity scale for individuals with physical disabilities: test-retest reliability and comparison with an accelerometer. Journal of Physical Activity and Health 2007;4(1):96-100.

van der Ploeg HP, Streppel KRM, van der Beek AJ, van der Woude LHV, Vollenbroek-Hutten M, van Harten W, van Mechelen W. Successfully improving physical activity behavior after rehabilitation. American Journal of Health Promotion 2007;21(3):153-159.

Bauman AE, van der Ploeg HP, Chey T and Sholler G. The hazards of watching football – are Australians at risk? Medical Journal of Australia 2006;185(11/12):684-686.

van der Ploeg HP, Streppel KRM, van der Beek AJ, van der Woude LHV, Vollenbroek-Hutten M, van Harten W, van Mechelen W. Counseling increases physical activity behavior nine weeks after rehabilitation. British Journal of Sports Medicine 2006;40(3):223-229.

van der Ploeg HP, van der Beek AJ, van der Woude LHV, van Mechelen W. Physical activity for people with a disability: A conceptual model. Sports Medicine 2004;34(10):639-649.