Contextual determinants of health behaviours in an aboriginal community in Canada: pilot project

@article{Joseph2012ContextualDO,
  title={Contextual determinants of health behaviours in an aboriginal community in Canada: pilot project},
  author={P. Joseph and A. Davis and R. Miller and K. Hill and H. McCarthy and A. Banerjee and C. Chow and A. Mente and Sonia S Anand},
  journal={BMC Public Health},
  year={2012},
  volume={12},
  pages={952 - 952}
}
BackgroundRapid change in food intake, physical activity, and tobacco use in recent decades have contributed to the soaring rates of obesity, type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease (CVD) in Aboriginal populations living in Canada. The nature and influence of contextual factors on Aboriginal health behaviours are not well characterized.MethodsTo describe the contextual determinants of health behaviours associated with cardiovascular risk factors on the Six Nations reserve, including the… Expand
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