Open Access Research article

Validity of instruments to assess students' travel and pedestrian safety

Jason A Mendoza123*, Kathy Watson1, Tom Baranowski13, Theresa A Nicklas13, Doris K Uscanga1 and Marcus J Hanfling24

Author Affiliations

1 USDA/ARS Children's Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

2 Academic General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

3 Dan L Duncan Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

4 Pediatric Injury Clinic, Ben Taub General Hospital, Harris County Hospital District, Houston TX, USA

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BMC Public Health 2010, 10:257  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-257

Published: 18 May 2010

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SRTS travel survey. The English- and Spanish-language Safe Routes to School travel survey administered in written format.

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Pedestrian safety behavior checklist. Checklist of pedestrian safety behaviors assessed at major school intersections by trained observers.

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