This guideline has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG146.
This guideline covered four common methods used to increase the population's physical activity levels: brief interventions in primary care, exercise referral schemes, pedometers and community-based walking and cycling programmes. It has been updated and replaced by the following NICE guidelines:
- Walking and cycling (2012) PH41
- Physical activity: brief advice for adults in primary care (2013) PH44
- Exercise referral schemes to promote physical activity (2014) PH54