Public open spaces and walking for recreation: Moderation by attributes of pedestrian environments
Takemi Sugiyama, Catherine Paquet, Natasha J Howard, Neil T Coffee, Anne W Taylor, Robert J Adams, Mark Daniel
Preventive Medicine | ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE | Published : 2014
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
The Spatial Epidemiology and Evaluation Research Group at the University of South Australia in collaboration with the South Australian Department of Health and Ageing conducted this research under National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) projects (#631917 and #570150) investigating the relationships between place and metabolic syndrome (PAMS). Catherine Paquet was funded by a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Post-doctoral Training Research Fellowship (#570139). This manuscript has been reviewed for scientific content and consistency of data interpretation by Chief Investigators of the North West Adelaide Health Study (NWAHS). The authors are grateful for the interest and commitment of cohort participants, as well as the contributions of research support staff involved in recruitment and clinical follow up.