Effects of Perceived Neighborhood Characteristics and Use of Community Facilities on Physical Activity of Adults With and Without Disabilities

@inproceedings{Christensen2010EffectsOP,
  title={Effects of Perceived Neighborhood Characteristics and Use of Community Facilities on Physical Activity of Adults With and Without Disabilities},
  author={Keith M. Christensen and Judith Markham Holt and Justin Wilson},
  booktitle={Preventing chronic disease},
  year={2010}
}
INTRODUCTION Using data from the 2004 Texas Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, we investigated whether the physical activity behaviors of people with disabilities are related to their perceptions of the characteristics of the built environment and whether this relationship differs from that of people without disabilities. METHODS The research questions were, "Are perceived neighborhood characteristics and reported use of community facilities associated with reported leisure-time… CONTINUE READING

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