Commuting by public transit and physical activity: where you live, where you work, and how you get there.

  title={Commuting by public transit and physical activity: where you live, where you work, and how you get there.},
  author={Ugo Lachapelle and Lawrence D. Frank and Brian E. Saelens and James F. Sallis and Terry L Conway},
  journal={Journal of physical activity \& health},
  volume={8 Suppl 1},
BACKGROUND Most public transit users walk to and from transit. We analyzed the relationship between transit commuting and objectively measured physical activity. METHODS Adults aged 20 to 65 working outside the home (n = 1237) were randomly selected from neighborhoods in Seattle and Baltimore regions. Neighborhoods had high or low median income and high or low mean walkability. Mean daily minutes of accelerometer-measured moderate-intensity physical activity (MPA) were regressed on frequency… 

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