Measuring the neighborhood environment: associations with young girls' energy intake and expenditure in a cross-sectional study


BACKGROUND Neighborhood environments affect children's health outcomes. Observational methods used to assess neighborhoods can be categorized as indirect, intermediate, or direct. Direct methods, involving in-person audits of the neighborhoods conducted by trained observers, are recognized as an accurate representation of current neighborhood conditions… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1479-5868-7-52


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