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A systematic review of evidence for the added benefits to health of exposure to natural environments

Diana E Bowler, Lisette M Buyung-Ali, Teri M Knight and Andrew S Pullin*

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Centre for Evidence-Based Conservation, School of Environment, Natural Resources and Geography, Bangor University, Gwynedd, LL57 2UW, UK

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BMC Public Health 2010, 10:456  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-456

Published: 4 August 2010

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Details of search strategy.

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References of articles included in the review and summaries of their basic characteristics.

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Effect size (and standard error of the effect size) calculated from each article for the most commonly reported outcomes.

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Adjusted effect sizes (posttest - pretest effect size) and 95% CI to investigate sensitivity of results to any pretest differences.

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