Increasing physical activity among church members: community-based participatory research.

@article{Wilcox2007IncreasingPA,
  title={Increasing physical activity among church members: community-based participatory research.},
  author={Sara Wilcox and Marilyn L Laken and Melissa Bopp and Octavia Gethers and Peng Huang and Lottie McClorin and Allen W Parrott and Rosetta Swinton and Antronette Yancey},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={32 2},
  pages={131-8}
}
BACKGROUND Faith-based interventions using a community-based participatory approach hold promise for eliminating ethnic health disparities. This study evaluated the effects of a volunteer-led statewide program to increase physical activity among members of African-American churches. METHODS African Methodist Episcopal churches within six regions… CONTINUE READING