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Transportation and Promoting Physical Activity Among Older People / Charles Musselwhite

The Palgrave Handbook of Ageing and Physical Activity Promotion, Pages: 507 - 526

Swansea University Author: Musselwhite, Charles

  • Accepted Manuscript under embargo until: 5th April 2021

DOI (Published version): 10.1007/978-3-319-71291-8_25


Walking and cycling (‘active travel’) as part of daily routines can promote moderate physical activity. However, barriers in the built environment, for example, poorly maintained pavements, can make the environment very difficult for older people to walk or cycle in. Streets and roads around the wor...

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Published in: The Palgrave Handbook of Ageing and Physical Activity Promotion
ISBN: 978-3-319-71290-1 978-3-319-71291-8
Published: Cham Palgrave Macmillan 2018
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