Meghan Winters

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Route preferences among adults in the near market for bicycling: findings of the cycling in cities study
    Meghan Winters
    Department of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Health Promot 25:40-7. 2010
  2. ncbi Utilitarian bicycling: a multilevel analysis of climate and personal influences
    Meghan Winters
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Prev Med 32:52-8. 2007
  3. ncbi Epidemiology of invasive pneumococcal disease in BC during the introduction of conjugated pneumococcal vaccine
    Meghan Winters
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 99:57-61. 2008
  4. pmc Built environment influences on healthy transportation choices: bicycling versus driving
    Meghan Winters
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Urban Health 87:969-93. 2010
  5. ncbi Safe cycling: how do risk perceptions compare with observed risk?
    Meghan Winters
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 103:eS42-7. 2012
  6. pmc Severity of urban cycling injuries and the relationship with personal, trip, route and crash characteristics: analyses using four severity metrics
    Peter A Cripton
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMJ Open 5:e006654. 2015
  7. pmc Route infrastructure and the risk of injuries to bicyclists: a case-crossover study
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Public Health 102:2336-43. 2012
  8. pmc Bicycling crash circumstances vary by route type: a cross-sectional analysis
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Public Health 14:1205. 2014
  9. ncbi Exposure-based traffic crash injury rates by mode of travel in British Columbia
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 104:e75-9. 2013
  10. pmc Personal and trip characteristics associated with safety equipment use by injured adult bicyclists: a cross-sectional study
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, 2206 East Mall, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:765. 2012

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi Route preferences among adults in the near market for bicycling: findings of the cycling in cities study
    Meghan Winters
    Department of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Health Promot 25:40-7. 2010
    ..To provide evidence about the types of transportation infrastructure that support bicycling...
  2. ncbi Utilitarian bicycling: a multilevel analysis of climate and personal influences
    Meghan Winters
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Prev Med 32:52-8. 2007
    ..We investigated the impact of individual- and city-level characteristics on bicycling in Canadian cities to inform transportation and public health policies...
  3. ncbi Epidemiology of invasive pneumococcal disease in BC during the introduction of conjugated pneumococcal vaccine
    Meghan Winters
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 99:57-61. 2008
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  4. pmc Built environment influences on healthy transportation choices: bicycling versus driving
    Meghan Winters
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Urban Health 87:969-93. 2010
    ..Future research should explicitly consider relevant spatial zones when investigating the relationship between physical activity and urban form...
  5. ncbi Safe cycling: how do risk perceptions compare with observed risk?
    Meghan Winters
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 103:eS42-7. 2012
    ..If so, even if protective infrastructure is built people may not feel safe enough to cycle. This paper reports on the relationship between perceived and observed injury risk...
  6. pmc Severity of urban cycling injuries and the relationship with personal, trip, route and crash characteristics: analyses using four severity metrics
    Peter A Cripton
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMJ Open 5:e006654. 2015
    ..To examine the relationship between cycling injury severity and personal, trip, route and crash characteristics...
  7. pmc Route infrastructure and the risk of injuries to bicyclists: a case-crossover study
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Public Health 102:2336-43. 2012
    ..We compared cycling injury risks of 14 route types and other route infrastructure features...
  8. pmc Bicycling crash circumstances vary by route type: a cross-sectional analysis
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Public Health 14:1205. 2014
    ..We examined the association of crash circumstances with route type...
  9. ncbi Exposure-based traffic crash injury rates by mode of travel in British Columbia
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 104:e75-9. 2013
    ..Comparing exposure-based injury rates between travel modes and jurisdictions is a valuable tool towards improving safety...
  10. pmc Personal and trip characteristics associated with safety equipment use by injured adult bicyclists: a cross-sectional study
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, 2206 East Mall, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:765. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate use of helmets, lights, and visible clothing among cyclists and to examine trip and personal characteristics associated with their use...
  11. ncbi A comparison of antibiotic use in children between Canada and Denmark
    Fawziah Marra
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 41:659-66. 2007
    ..Surveillance on antibiotic use is well established in Europe, including Denmark, but until recently, similar data from Canada were lacking...
  12. doi Concept mapping applied to the intersection between older adults' outdoor walking and the built and social environments
    Heather M Hanson
    Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, Robert HN Ho Research Centre, 7 F 2635 Laurel St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1M9, Canada Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, 320 5950 University Blvd, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Prev Med 57:785-91. 2013
    ..Thus, we aimed to synthesize perspectives from stakeholders to identify elements of the built and social environments that influence older adults' ability to walk outdoors...
  13. pmc A framework for stakeholder identification in concept mapping and health research: a novel process and its application to older adult mobility and the built environment
    Claire Schiller
    Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, 6F 2635 Laurel Street, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:428. 2013
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  14. pmc The impact of transportation infrastructure on bicycling injuries and crashes: a review of the literature
    Conor C O Reynolds
    Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability, University of British Columbia UBC, 2202 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Environ Health 8:47. 2009
    ..There is a growing body of research examining transportation infrastructure and the risk of injury to bicyclists...
  15. pmc Bike ScoreĀ®: Associations between urban bikeability and cycling behavior in 24 cities
    Meghan Winters
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Blusson Hall Rm 11522, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 13:18. 2016
    ..Our aim was to determine if Bike Score was associated with between and within-city variability in cycling behavior...
  16. doi Agreement between virtual and in-the-field environmental audits of assisted living sites
    Anna M Chudyk
    Dept of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Aging Phys Act 22:414-20. 2014
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