Effects of a new walking and cycling route on leisure-time physical activity of Brazilian adults: A longitudinal quasi-experiment.

@article{Pazin2016EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of a new walking and cycling route on leisure-time physical activity of Brazilian adults: A longitudinal quasi-experiment.},
  author={Joris Pazin and Leandro M. T. Garcia and Alex Antonio Florindo and Marco A Peres and Adriana Coutinho de Azevedo Guimar{\~a}es and Adriano Ferreti Borgatto and Maria F Duarte},
  journal={Health & place},
  year={2016},
  volume={39},
  pages={18-25}
}
The primary aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of a new walking and cycling route on leisure-time physical activity (PA) (walking and moderate-to-vigorous PA) of adults. Furthermore, we also investigated the use, intention to use and barriers to use the new route for leisure-time PA. A longitudinal quasi-experiment was carried out. Three exposure groups were defined, based on the distance from home to the new route: 0-500m, 501-1000m and 1001-1500m. Telephone-based interviews were… CONTINUE READING

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