Destination and route attributes associated with adults' walking: a review.

@article{Sugiyama2012DestinationAR,
  title={Destination and route attributes associated with adults' walking: a review.},
  author={Takemi Sugiyama and Maike Neuhaus and Rachel A. Cole and Billie Giles-Corti and Neville Owen},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  year={2012},
  volume={44 7},
  pages={1275-86}
}
BACKGROUND Increasing adults' physical activity through environmental initiatives that promote walking as a public health priority. To this end, evidence relevant to the urban planning and transport sectors is required. This review synthesized findings on destination and route attributes associated with utilitarian and recreational walking. METHODS A literature search was conducted in April 2011 using Web of Science, PubMed, Transport Research Information Services, GEOBASE, and SPORTDiscus… CONTINUE READING
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