Open Access Research article

Good places for ageing in place: development of objective built environment measures for investigating links with older people's wellbeing

Elizabeth J Burton1*, Lynne Mitchell2 and Chris B Stride3

Author Affiliations

1 School of Engineering and School of Health and Social Studies (joint appointment), University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK

2 School of Health and Social Studies, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK

3 Institute of Work Psychology, University of Sheffield, Mushroom Lane, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK

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BMC Public Health 2011, 11:839  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-839

Published: 1 November 2011

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Neighbourhood Design Characteristics Checklist (NeDeCC). Items and categorical responses included in the NeDeCC instrument.

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Significant relationships between built environment and wellbeing variables. This table shows significant relationships between built environment and wellbeing variables.

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