Observed environmental features and the physical activity of adolescent males.

@article{Jago2005ObservedEF,
  title={Observed environmental features and the physical activity of adolescent males.},
  author={Russell Jago and Thomas Baranowski and Issa E Zakeri and Michael Harris},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={98-104}
}
BACKGROUND It has recently been reported that adult physical activity was associated with environmental features. The aim of this study was to determine whether environmental features were associated with physical activity among male adolescents. METHODS Physical activity levels of 210 Boy Scouts were assessed for 3 days by accelerometry during 2003 and 2004. Mean minutes of sedentary, light, and moderate-to-vigorous intensity activity were calculated. Environmental features within a 400… CONTINUE READING

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