Skip to main content

Table 1 Criteria and definition of home/community exercise

From: Effectiveness of self-managed home and community exercise interventions in improving physical activity, body adiposity and related health indices in adults living with HIV: a protocol for a systematic review

Criterion Home/community minimally supervised Centre-based supervised
Supervision - Mostly self-managed
- Instruction offered during less than half of exercise time
- Mostly supervised
- Instruction offered during half or more of exercise time
Location Home environment or local neighbourhood Within a specialized exercise facility
Equipment Present or absent Specialized equipment designed for exercise
Accessibility/cost Accessible to the public at little or no cost Not routinely open to the public
Examples Within home, public outdoor spaces such as parks, community centres, public recreational facilities Hospital clinics, exercise laboratories, private practice, physiotherapy clinics