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Neighborhood walkability, physical activity, and walking for transportation: A cross-sectional study of older adults living on low income

  • Anna M. Chudyk1, 2Email author,
  • Heather A. McKay1, 2,
  • Meghan Winters1, 3,
  • Joanie Sims-Gould1, 2 and
  • Maureen C. Ashe1, 2
BMC GeriatricsBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:82

Received: 29 September 2016

Accepted: 22 March 2017

Published: 10 April 2017

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Original Submission
29 Sep 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
12 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Glen Duncan
9 Jan 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Merja Rantakokko
3 Feb 2017 Author responded Author comments - Anna Maria Chudyk
Resubmission - Version 2
3 Feb 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
22 Mar 2017 Editorially accepted
10 Apr 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12877-017-0469-5

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Authors’ Affiliations

Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, Vancouver, Canada
Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada