The association between overweight and opportunity structures in the built environment: a multi-level analysis among elementary school youth in the PLAY-ON study

Scott T Leatherdale, Theodora Pouliou, Dana Church, Erin Hobin

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)peer-review

26 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

To examine school-level opportunity structures of the built environment and student characteristics associated with being overweight.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)237-46
Number of pages10
JournalInternational Journal of Public Health
Volume56
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2011

Keywords

  • Environment
  • Environment Design
  • Humans
  • Child
  • Overweight
  • Body Mass Index
  • Exercise
  • Students
  • Ontario
  • Self Report
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Schools
  • Logistic Models
  • Risk Factors
  • Prevalence

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'The association between overweight and opportunity structures in the built environment: a multi-level analysis among elementary school youth in the PLAY-ON study'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this