Jamie R Pearce
Affiliation: University of Edinburgh
- Using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to assess the role of the built environment in influencing obesity: a glossaryLukar E Thornton
Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, Australia
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:71. 2011..As a case study, we draw on aspects the food and physical activity environments as they might apply to obesity, to define key GIS terms related to data collection, concepts, and the measurement of environmental features...
- Evidence-based selection of environmental factors and datasets for measuring multiple environmental deprivation in epidemiological researchElizabeth A Richardson
The University of Edinburgh, UK
Environ Health 8:S18. 2009..This stage laid the foundations for the rest of the project, which will be reported elsewhere...
- The association between green space and cause-specific mortality in urban New Zealand: an ecological analysis of green space utilityElizabeth Richardson
School of Geosciences, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
BMC Public Health 10:240. 2010..We subsequently asked what is the mechanism(s) by which green space availability may influence mortality outcomes, by contrasting health associations for different types of green space...
- Environmental justice and health: a study of multiple environmental deprivation and geographical inequalities in health in New ZealandJamie R Pearce
Institute of Geography, School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9XP, UK
Soc Sci Med 73:410-20. 2011..These findings demonstrate that it is possible to develop an index of multiple environmental deprivation in an alternative national context which has utility in epidemiological investigations...
- Do enhancements to the urban built environment improve physical activity levels among socially disadvantaged populations?Jamie R Pearce
Institute of Geography, School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, UK
Int J Equity Health 10:28. 2011..abstract:..