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

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p839
Academic Journal
The article focuses on a study, which aims to develop objective built environment measures, to investigate links with older people's wellbeing. As stated, a new tool called Neighbourhood Design Characteristics Checklist (NeDeCC) was developed through a review of urban design literature, design documents, and existing measures. The background, methods, results, and conclusions of the study, are discussed.


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