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Development, scoring, and reliability of the Microscale Audit of Pedestrian Streetscapes (MAPS)

Rachel A Millstein1, Kelli L Cain2*, James F Sallis2, Terry L Conway2, Carrie Geremia2, Lawrence D Frank3, Jim Chapman4, Delfien Van Dyck56, Lindsay R Dipzinski7, Jacqueline Kerr2, Karen Glanz8 and Brian E Saelens7

Author Affiliations

1 SDSU/UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA, 92103, USA

2 Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA, 92103, USA

3 School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada

4 Urban Design 4 Health, Inc., P.O. Box 78361, Seattle, WA, 98178, USA

5 Department of Movement and Sports Sciences, Ghent University, Watersportlaan 2, Ghent, 9000, Belgium

6 Research Foundation Flanders, Egmontstraat 5, Brussels, 1000, Belgium

7 Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington/Seattle Children’s Research Institute, PO Box 5371, M/S CW 8-6, Seattle, WA, 98145, USA

8 Departments of Epidemiology and Nursing, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine and School of Nursing, 801 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA

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BMC Public Health 2013, 13:403  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-403

Published: 27 April 2013

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MAPS Tool Development.

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