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The Effects of Park-Based Interventions on Health: A Systematic Review Protocol

Citation

Wallace, Deshira D.; Derose, Kathryn P.; Han, Bing; & Cohen, Deborah A. (2020). The Effects of Park-Based Interventions on Health: A Systematic Review Protocol. Systematic Reviews, 9(1), 135. PMCID: PMC7282130

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Public parks serve as spaces within neighborhoods for encouraging a variety of physical and mental health-related behaviors. Over the past decade, there have been a number of interventions conducted in public parks, often aimed at improving an aspect of mental or physical health. A common type of park-based interventions is aimed at increasing physical activity among adults and children.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13643-020-01396-5

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Systematic Reviews

Author(s)

Wallace, Deshira D.
Derose, Kathryn P.
Han, Bing
Cohen, Deborah A.

Year Published

2020

Volume Number

9

Issue Number

1

Pages

135

PMCID

PMC7282130

Reference ID

12765