Green space, psychological restoration, and health inequality

  title={Green space, psychological restoration, and health inequality},
  author={T. Hartig},
  journal={The Lancet},
  • T. Hartig
  • Published 2008
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The Lancet
Terry Hartig a In today's Lancet, Richard Mitchell and Frank Popham1 report on health inequality as moderated by the degree of access to parks and other green spaces near the home. They divide people in England who were younger than retirement age into four income deprivation groups, and five groups according to their access to green space. Looking at mortality data for 2001—05, these researchers found that the populations with the most access to green space had the weakest associations between… Expand
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