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Exerc Sport Sci Rev. 2005 Oct;33(4):175-81.

Understanding physical activity environmental correlates: increased specificity for ecological models.

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  • 1School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia. billie@cyllene.uwa.edu.au

Abstract

Ecological models are now used to understand the complex array of factors that influence physical activity, resulting in a greater emphasis on environmental correlates. This selective review examines whether the predictive capacity of these models could be improved if behavior-specific measures of the environment were used to predict context-specific behaviors.

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