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One size does not fit all-application of accelerometer thresholds in chronic disease.

Int J Epidemiol 2019 Aug 2. Epub 2019 Aug 2.

Department of Sport and Health Sciences, University of Exeter, Richard's Building, St Luke's Campus, Exeter, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyz164DOI Listing
August 2019

Cardiac rehabilitation and physical activity: systematic review and meta-analysis.

Heart 2018 09 13;104(17):1394-1402. Epub 2018 Apr 13.

Department of Sport and Health Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2017-312832DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6109237PMC
September 2018

Intervention fidelity in the definitive cluster randomised controlled trial of the Healthy Lifestyles Programme (HeLP) trial: findings from the process evaluation.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2017 11 28;14(1):163. Epub 2017 Nov 28.

Institute of Health Services Research, University of Exeter Medical School (formerly Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry), South Cloisters, St Luke's Campus, Exeter, Devon, EX1 2LU, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12966-017-0616-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5704582PMC
November 2017

Is sedentary behaviour just physical inactivity by another name?

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2017 10 23;14(1):142. Epub 2017 Oct 23.

College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12966-017-0601-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5651642PMC
October 2017

Infographic: Health benefits of specific types of sports.

Br J Sports Med 2017 May 3;51(10):824. Epub 2017 Mar 3.

Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2016-097343DOI Listing
May 2017

Sitting behaviour is not associated with incident diabetes over 13 years: the Whitehall II cohort study.

Br J Sports Med 2017 May 25;51(10):818-823. Epub 2017 Jan 25.

Sport and Health Sciences, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2016-096723DOI Listing
May 2017

Detailed statistical analysis plan for a cluster randomised controlled trial of the Healthy Lifestyles Programme (HeLP), a novel school-based intervention to prevent obesity in school children.

Trials 2016 12 15;17(1):599. Epub 2016 Dec 15.

Institute of Health Services Research, University of Exeter Medical School (formerly Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry), South Cloisters, St. Luke's Campus, Exeter, Devon, EX1 2LU, UK.

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http://trialsjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s130
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13063-016-1737-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5159986PMC
December 2016

Associations of sitting behaviours with all-cause mortality over a 16-year follow-up: the Whitehall II study.

Int J Epidemiol 2015 Dec 9;44(6):1909-16. Epub 2015 Oct 9.

Sport and Health Sciences, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyv191DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4690002PMC
December 2015

An assessment of the relevance of the home neighbourhood for understanding environmental influences on physical activity: how far from home do people roam?

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2015 Aug 16;12:100. Epub 2015 Aug 16.

Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, UK.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4537551PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12966-015-0260-yDOI Listing
August 2015

Objectively-assessed and self-reported sedentary time in relation to multiple socioeconomic status indicators among adults in England: a cross-sectional study.

BMJ Open 2014 Nov 5;4(11):e006034. Epub 2014 Nov 5.

Department of Sport and Health Sciences, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006034DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4225231PMC
November 2014

Assessing sedentary behavior with the GENEActiv: introducing the sedentary sphere.

Med Sci Sports Exerc 2014 Jun;46(6):1235-47

1Health and Use of Time Group, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, AUSTRALIA; 2Exercise for Health and Human Performance Group, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, AUSTRALIA; 3Sport and Health Sciences, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, UNITED KINGDOM; 4GENEActiv, ActivInsights, Cambridgeshire, UNITED KINGDOM; 5Centre for Research on Exercise, Physical Activity and Health, School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, AUSTRALIA; and 6International Centre for Allied Health Evidence, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, AUSTRALIA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1249/MSS.0000000000000224DOI Listing
June 2014

Personal, social, and environmental correlates of physical activity in adults living in rural south-west England: a cross-sectional analysis.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2013 Nov 21;10:129. Epub 2013 Nov 21.

Sport and Health Sciences, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, St, Luke's Campus, Heavitree Road, Exeter EX1 2LU, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1479-5868-10-129DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4222869PMC
November 2013

Objectively measured physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness and cardiometabolic risk factors in the Health Survey for England.

Prev Med 2013 Sep 31;57(3):201-5. Epub 2013 May 31.

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2013.05.022DOI Listing
September 2013

Socioeconomic position and childhood sedentary time: evidence from the PEACH project.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2013 Sep 4;10:105. Epub 2013 Sep 4.

Sport and Health Sciences, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1479-5868-10-105DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3844440PMC
September 2013

Face-to-face interventions for promoting physical activity.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2013 Sep 30(9):CD010392. Epub 2013 Sep 30.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD010392.pub2DOI Listing
September 2013

Face-to-face versus remote and web 2.0 interventions for promoting physical activity.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2013 Sep 30(9):CD010393. Epub 2013 Sep 30.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD010393.pub2DOI Listing
September 2013

Remote and web 2.0 interventions for promoting physical activity.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2013 Sep 30;9:CD010395. Epub 2013 Sep 30.

British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, UK, OX3 7LF.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD010395.pub2DOI Listing
September 2013

The Healthy Lifestyles Programme (HeLP), a novel school-based intervention to prevent obesity in school children: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

Trials 2013 Apr 4;14:95. Epub 2013 Apr 4.

Institute of Health Services Research, University of Exeter Medical School (formerly Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry), Veysey Building, Salmon Pool Lane, Exeter, Devon EX2 4SG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-14-95DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3652736PMC
April 2013

Brief health professional-provided interventions may lead to small improvements in physical activity.

Authors:
Melvyn Hillsdon

Evid Based Med 2013 Feb 20;18(1):e1. Epub 2012 Jun 20.

Department of Sport and Health Science, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/ebmed-2012-100761DOI Listing
February 2013

Sitting behavior and obesity: evidence from the Whitehall II study.

Am J Prev Med 2013 Feb;44(2):132-8

Sport and Health Sciences, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S07493797120075
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2012.10.009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3550520PMC
February 2013

Levels and predictors of exercise referral scheme uptake and adherence: a systematic review.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2012 Aug 6;66(8):737-44. Epub 2012 Apr 6.

School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, St. Lucia Campus, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jech-2011-200354DOI Listing
August 2012

The Devon Active Villages Evaluation (DAVE) trial: study protocol of a stepped wedge cluster randomised trial of a community-level physical activity intervention in rural southwest England.

BMC Public Health 2012 Aug 1;12:581. Epub 2012 Aug 1.

Sport and Health Sciences, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, St, Lukes Campus, Heavitree Road, Exeter, EX1 2LU, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-12-581DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3496564PMC
August 2012

Fatness, fitness, and cardiometabolic risk factors in middle-aged white men.

Metabolism 2012 Feb 4;61(2):213-20. Epub 2011 Aug 4.

School of Allied Health Professions, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.metabol.2011.06.009DOI Listing
February 2012

The cost-effectiveness of exercise referral schemes.

BMC Public Health 2011 Dec 26;11:954. Epub 2011 Dec 26.

Health Economics Research Group (HERG), Brunel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex UB8 3PH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-11-954DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3268756PMC
December 2011

Objectively measured physical activity in a diverse sample of older urban UK adults.

Med Sci Sports Exerc 2011 Apr;43(4):647-54

Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1249/MSS.0b013e3181f36196DOI Listing
April 2011

The school effect on children's school time physical activity: the PEACH Project.

Prev Med 2010 Sep-Oct;51(3-4):282-6. Epub 2010 Jun 22.

Department of Exercise, Nutrition & Health Sciences, Bristol University, Bristol, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2010.06.009DOI Listing
January 2011

A tribute to Professor Jeremiah Morris: the man who invented the field of physical activity epidemiology.

Ann Epidemiol 2010 Sep;20(9):651-60

Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.annepidem.2010.06.001DOI Listing
September 2010

Patterns of GPS measured time outdoors after school and objective physical activity in English children: the PEACH project.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2010 Apr 22;7:31. Epub 2010 Apr 22.

Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1479-5868-7-31DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2867989PMC
April 2010

The relationship of physical activity and overweight to objectively measured green space accessibility and use.

Soc Sci Med 2010 Mar 8;70(6):816-22. Epub 2010 Jan 8.

School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2009.11.020DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3759315PMC
March 2010

Mapping the walk to school using accelerometry combined with a global positioning system.

Am J Prev Med 2010 Feb;38(2):178-83

Department of Exercise, Nutrition, and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2009.10.036DOI Listing
February 2010

Greenspace access, use, and physical activity: understanding the effects of area deprivation.

Prev Med 2009 Dec 24;49(6):500-5. Epub 2009 Oct 24.

Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR), School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2009.10.012DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3748371PMC
December 2009

Independent mobility in relation to weekday and weekend physical activity in children aged 10-11 years: The PEACH Project.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2009 Jan 7;6. Epub 2009 Jan 7.

Department of Exercise, Nutrition & Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK.

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http://ijbnpa.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1479-5868-6
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1479-5868-6-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2636750PMC
January 2009

Equity of access to physical activity facilities in an English city.

Prev Med 2008 Apr 22;46(4):303-7. Epub 2007 Nov 22.

School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2007.11.005DOI Listing
April 2008

Motivational interviewing in musculoskeletal care.

Musculoskeletal Care 2007 Dec;5(4):206-15

School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/msc.119DOI Listing
December 2007

Perceived barriers to walking in the neighbourhood environment and change in physical activity levels over 12 months.

Br J Sports Med 2007 Sep 30;41(9):562-8. Epub 2007 Apr 30.

Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

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http://bjsm.bmj.com/cgi/doi/10.1136/bjsm.2006.033340
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsm.2006.033340DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2465414PMC
September 2007

Perceived barriers to walking in the neighborhood environment: a survey of middle-aged and older adults.

J Aging Phys Act 2007 Jul;15(3):318-35

Div. Of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

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July 2007

Equitable access to exercise facilities.

Am J Prev Med 2007 Jun;32(6):506-8

Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2007.02.018DOI Listing
June 2007

Domestic physical activity in relationship to multiple CVD risk factors.

Am J Prev Med 2007 Apr;32(4):320-327

Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2006.12.020DOI Listing
April 2007

Work, retirement and physical activity: cross-sectional analyses from the Whitehall II study.

Eur J Public Health 2005 Jun 7;15(3):317-22. Epub 2005 Jun 7.

International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/cki087DOI Listing
June 2005

Prospective study of physical activity and physical function in early old age.

Am J Prev Med 2005 Apr;28(3):245-50

International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, England.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2004.12.008DOI Listing
April 2005

Comparison of imputation and modelling methods in the analysis of a physical activity trial with missing outcomes.

Int J Epidemiol 2005 Feb 27;34(1):89-99. Epub 2004 Aug 27.

MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyh297DOI Listing
February 2005

Cardiovascular disorders. Changing behaviour.

Clin Evid 2004 Dec(12):85-114

Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK.

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December 2004

Environmental perceptions and walking in English adults.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2004 Nov;58(11):924-8

BHF Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oxford, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jech.2003.014068DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1732623PMC
November 2004

Changing the environment to promote health-enhancing physical activity.

J Sports Sci 2004 Aug;22(8):755-69

British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public, Health University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640410410001712458DOI Listing
August 2004

Can a simple measure of vigorous physical activity predict future mortality? Results from the OXCHECK study.

Public Health Nutr 2004 Jun;7(4):557-62

Health Promotion Research Unit, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK.

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http://www.journals.cambridge.org/abstract_S1368980004000655
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1079/PHN2003548DOI Listing
June 2004

Cardiovascular disorders. Changing behaviour.

Clin Evid 2003 Dec(10):95-117

Warwick Medical School University of Warwick, Coventry, UK.

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December 2003

Cardiovascular disorders. Changing behaviour.

Clin Evid 2002 Dec(8):37-59

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, London, UK.

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December 2002

Advising people to take more exercise is ineffective: a randomized controlled trial of physical activity promotion in primary care.

Int J Epidemiol 2002 Aug;31(4):808-15

Health Promotion Research Unit and Medical Statistics Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/31.4.808DOI Listing
August 2002

Cardiovascular disorders. Changing behaviour.

Clin Evid 2002 Jun(7):36-56

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, London, UK.

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June 2002