Elizabeth V Cyarto

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Retention, adherence and compliance: important considerations for home- and group-based resistance training programs for older adults
    Elizabeth V Cyarto
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 9:402-12. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Measurement properties of the CHAMPS physical activity questionnaire in a sample of older Australians
    E V Cyarto
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 9:319-26. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Comparative effects of home- and group-based exercise on balance confidence and balance ability in older adults: cluster randomized trial
    Elizabeth V Cyarto
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    Gerontology 54:272-80. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of the effects of a home-based and group-based resistance training program on functional ability in older adults
    Elizabeth V Cyarto
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Health Promot 23:13-7. 2008

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Retention, adherence and compliance: important considerations for home- and group-based resistance training programs for older adults
    Elizabeth V Cyarto
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 9:402-12. 2006
    ..05). Both home- and group-based formats were successful over the short-term, but, in retirement villages, the group program had better adherence and compliance in the longer-term...
  2. ncbi request reprint Measurement properties of the CHAMPS physical activity questionnaire in a sample of older Australians
    E V Cyarto
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 9:319-26. 2006
    ..The effective evaluation of physical activity interventions for older adults requires measurement instruments with acceptable psychometric properties that are sufficiently sensitive to detect changes in this population...
  3. doi request reprint Comparative effects of home- and group-based exercise on balance confidence and balance ability in older adults: cluster randomized trial
    Elizabeth V Cyarto
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    Gerontology 54:272-80. 2008
    ..In fact, some participants' balance confidence decreased while their physical abilities increased and vice versa...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of the effects of a home-based and group-based resistance training program on functional ability in older adults
    Elizabeth V Cyarto
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Health Promot 23:13-7. 2008
    ..To compare the effectiveness of home- and group-based, progressive resistance training programs and a group walking program in improving functional performance in older adults...