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Healthy Places, Healthy People: Living Environment Factors Associated with Physical Activity in Urban Areas

By Helena Nogueira, Cristina Padez and Maria Miguel Ferrão

Submitted: April 20th 2011Reviewed: September 26th 2011Published: March 21st 2012

DOI: 10.5772/33529

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Helena Nogueira, Cristina Padez and Maria Miguel Ferrão (March 21st 2012). Healthy Places, Healthy People: Living Environment Factors Associated with Physical Activity in Urban Areas, Advances in Spatial Planning Jaroslav Burian, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/33529. Available from:

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