Motivational signage increases physical activity on a college campus.

  title={Motivational signage increases physical activity on a college campus.},
  author={Marjorie A. Ford and Donald Torok},
  journal={Journal of American college health : J of ACH},
  volume={57 2},
OBJECTIVE The authors evaluated whether motivational signage influenced rates of stair use relative to elevator use on a college campus. PARTICIPANTS In March and April 2004, the authors observed students, faculty, staff, and any visitors accessing a college campus building. METHODS During Phase I, the authors monitored ascending stair and elevator use at the same time each weekday (Monday-Friday). During Phase II, the authors placed motivational signs encouraging stair use at the bottom of… CONTINUE READING

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