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Developing and testing a street audit tool using Google Street View to measure environmental supportiveness for physical activity.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Walking for physical activity is associated with substantial health benefits for adults. Increasingly research has focused on associations between walking behaviours and neighbourhood environments including street characteristics such as pavement availability and aesthetics. Nevertheless, objective assessment of street-level data is challenging. This research investigates the reliability of a new street characteristic audit tool designed for use with Google Street View, and asses...

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10.1186/1479-5868-10-103

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Journal:
The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity
Volume:
10
Issue:
1
Pages:
103
Publication date:
2013-01-01
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1479-5868
ISSN:
1479-5868
URN:
uuid:c8f2ec90-65d0-4133-8427-524cd7a5de28
Source identifiers:
425968
Local pid:
pubs:425968

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