Lack of agreement between measured and self-reported distance from public green parks in Glasgow, Scotland

@article{Macintyre2008LackOA,
  title={Lack of agreement between measured and self-reported distance from public green parks in Glasgow, Scotland},
  author={Sally J Macintyre and Laura MacDonald and Anne Ellaway},
  journal={The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity},
  year={2008},
  volume={5},
  pages={26 - 26}
}
BACKGROUND Reviews have reported mixed findings for associations between physical activity and proximity to a range of environmental resources. Initially most studies used self reported proximity, but more are now using GIS techniques to measure proximity objectively. We know little about the extent of agreement between self reported and directly measured proximity of the same resource. METHODS We used previously collected data in a community survey in Glasgow in which 658 respondents aged… CONTINUE READING

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