Association between Physical Activity and Neighborhood Environment among Middle-Aged Adults in Shanghai

@inproceedings{Zhou2013AssociationBP,
  title={Association between Physical Activity and Neighborhood Environment among Middle-Aged Adults in Shanghai},
  author={Rena Zhou and Yang Li and Masahiro Umezaki and Yongming Ding and Hongwei Jiang and Alexis J. Comber and Hua Fu},
  booktitle={Journal of environmental and public health},
  year={2013}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the perceived neighborhood environment (NE) variables that are associated with physical activity (PA) in urban areas in China. METHODS Parents of students at two junior high schools in Shanghai, one downtown and the other in the suburbs, were recruited to participate in the study. They completed an International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ) and Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale-Abbreviated (NEWS-A) survey. Participant physical activity was also… CONTINUE READING
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