Journal article

Associations between access to recreational physical activity facilities and body mass index in Scottish adults

Anne Ellaway, Karen E Lamb, Neil S Ferguson, David Ogilvie

BMC Public Health | BMC | Published : 2016

Grants

Awarded by Neighbourhoods and Communities research programme at the MRC/CSO Social & Public Health Sciences Unit


Awarded by Physical Activity and Public Health research programme at the MRC Epidemiology Unit in Cambridge


Awarded by Economic and Social Research Council


Awarded by Medical Research Council


Awarded by Chief Scientist Office


Funding Acknowledgements

This study was funded by the National Prevention Research Initiative (http://www.mrc.ac.uk/research/initiatives/national-preventionresearch-initiative-npri/), with support from the following organisations: Alzheimer's Research Trust; Alzheimer's Society; Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council; British Heart Foundation; Cancer Research UK; Chief Scientist Office, Scottish Government Health Directorate; Department of Health; Diabetes UK; Economic and Social Research Council; Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council; Food Standards Agency; Health and Social Care Research and Development Office for Northern Ireland; Medical Research Council; The Stroke Association; Welsh Assembly Government; and World Cancer Research Fund.A.E. is employed by the University of Glasgow and leads the Neighbourhoods and Communities research programme (MC_UU_12017/10) at the MRC/CSO Social & Public Health Sciences Unit, KEL is an Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow, D.O. leads the Physical Activity and Public Health research programme (MC_UU_12015/6) at the MRC Epidemiology Unit in Cambridge. D.O. is also supported by the Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR), a UKCRC Public Health Research Centre of Excellence. Funding from the British Heart Foundation, the Economic and Social Research Council, the Medical Research Council, the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and the Wellcome Trust, under the auspices of the UK Clinical Research Collaboration, is gratefully acknowledged.