Community wide interventions for increasing physical activity.

  title={Community wide interventions for increasing physical activity.},
  author={Philip R. A. Baker and Daniel Peter Francis and Jesus Soares and Alison Lesley Weightman and Charles Foster},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
BACKGROUND Multi-strategic community wide interventions for physical activity are increasingly popular but their ability to achieve population level improvements is unknown. OBJECTIVES To evaluate the effects of community wide, multi-strategic interventions upon population levels of physical activity. SEARCH METHODS We searched the Cochrane Public Health Group Segment of the Cochrane Register of Studies,The Cochrane Library, MEDLINE, MEDLINE in Process, EMBASE, CINAHL, LILACS, PsycINFO… 

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