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A scoping review on the relations between urban form and health: a focus on Canadian quantitative evidence

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 18:45

Despite the accumulating Canadian evidence regarding the relations between urban form and health behaviours, less is known about the associations between urban form and health conditions. Our study aim was to undertake a scoping review to synthesize evidence from quantitative studies that have investigated the relationship between built environment and chronic health conditions, self-reported health and quality of life, and injuries in the Canadian adult population. This paper from the Public Health Agency of Canada is available at https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/reports-publications/health-promotion-chronic-disease-prevention-canada-research-policy-practice/vol-39-no-5-2019/relations-between-urban-form-and-health-focus-on-canadian-quantitative-evidence.html