North America

Urban settings and opportunities for healthy lifestyles (US)

Urban settings play a major role in facilitating and enabling healthy lifestyle choices.
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Social marketing applications and transportation demand management

An information instrument for the 21st century This article explores private transport behaviour in understanding how users can be persuaded to adopt a more blended approach (ie, car, public transport, walking on a daily bas
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Employee transportation survey (Vancouver, Canada)

A survey form for employees of their transport to and from work
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Comparison of three interventions to increase walking etc

The objective of this study was to increase walking activity in sedentary women. Women were randomly assigned to 1 of 3 groups: video education/control, brief telephone calls with no counseling, and telephone calls with counseling. Assessments were made at baseline, 6 months, and 1 year.
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Places to walk: convenience and regular physical activity

To guide their efforts to promote regular physical activity, Powell, Martin, and Chowdhu
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Declining rates of physical activity in the United States

What are the contributors? This review describes current patterns and long-term trends
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Recruitment of African American women to a walking program

Eligibility, ineligibility, and attrition during screening The purposes of this paper were to identify strategies successful in the recruitment of African American women to a home-based walking program and t
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