TRB Special Report 282: Does the Built Environment Influence Physical Activity? Examining the Evidence reviews the broad trends affecting the relationships among physical activity, health, transportation, and land use; summarizes what is known about these relationships, including the strength and magnitude of any causal connections; examines implications for policy; and recommends priorities for future research.
Transportation Research Board and Institute of Medicine. 2005. Does the Built Environment Influence Physical Activity?: Examining the Evidence -- Special Report 282. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/11203.
|2 Physical Activity and Health||33-58|
|3 Long-Term Trends Affecting Physical Activity Levels||59-84|
|4 Contextual Factors Affecting Physical Activity||85-124|
|5 Designing Research to Study the Relationship Between the Built Environment and Physical Activity||125-150|
|6 Current State of Knowledge||151-218|
|7 Future Directions||219-232|
|Appendix A: Commissioned Papers and Authors||233-234|
|Appendix B: Workshop Agenda and Participants||235-242|
|Study Committee Biographical Information||243-248|
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