The Built Environment and Metabolic Syndrome

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The built environment encompasses important infrastructure and characteristics that drive health behaviors and health outcomes. In this chapter, we summarize and reflect upon epidemiological evidence of built environmental factors that have been studied in relation to cardiometabolic disease risk and outcomes.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMetabolic Syndrome
EditorsRexford Ahima
PublisherSpringer Nature
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-319-12125-3
ISBN (Print)978-3-319-12125-3
Publication statusPublished - 27 Jul 2023

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