Health

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2024
  • Bretones, A., Miralles-Guasch, C. and Marquet, O. (2024). Real-world and traffic-adjusted physical activity levels of micromobility modes in Barcelona. Journal of Transport & Health. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2023.101732.
  • Seyed Hamidreza Heidary and Amin Komeili (2024). A technical study on the design of electric bicycles: applications in intervention programs. Elsevier eBooks. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-90597-8.00012-8.
  • Sundfør, H., Berntsen, S., Bere, E. and Fyhri, A. (2024). The effects of subsidising e-bikes on mode share and physical activity – A natural experiment. Journal of Transport & Health. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2023.101752.
2023
  • Bretones, A., and Marquet, O. (2023). Riding to health: Investigating the relationship between micromobility use and objective physical activity in Barcelona adults. Journal of Transport & Health. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2023.101588.
  • McVicar, J., Keske, M.A., O’Riordan, S.F., Parker, L., Betik, A.C. and Maddison, R. (2023). Exploring the feasibility of a 6-week electric-bike intervention with behavioural support in Australia. Journal of Transport & Health. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2023.101706.
  • Wei, W., Petit, Y., Arnoux, P-J., and Bailly, N. (2023). Head-ground impact conditions and helmet performance in E-scooter falls. Accident Analysis & Prevention. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aap.2022.106935.
  • White, E., Guo, F., Han, S., et al. (2023). What factors contribute to e-scooter crashes: A first look using a naturalistic riding approach. Journal of Safety Research. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsr.2023.02.002.
2022
  • Aurora, F., Cove, G., Sandhu, P., Gormley, M., and Thomas, S. (2022). Oral and maxillofacial injuries from electric scooters in Bristol; a retrospective observational study. British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bjoms.2021.12.031.
  • Bascones, K., Maio Méndez, T.E., and Yañez Siller, F.A. (2022). E-scooter accidents: A new epidemic. Revista Española de Cirugía Ortopédica y Traumatología. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.recot.2022.02.001.
  • Bodansky, D.M.S., Gach, M.W., Grant, M. et al. (2022). Legalisation of e-scooters in the UK: the injury rate and pattern is similar to those of bicycles in an inner city metropolitan area. Public Health. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.puhe.2022.02.016.
  • Chang, F. et al. (2022). Crash injury severity of E-Bike Riders: A random parameters generalized ordered probit model with heterogeneity in means. Safety Science. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssci.2021.105545.
  • Ferreira, S., Amorim, M., Lobo, A., Kern, M., Fanderl, N., and Couto, A. (2022). Travel mode preferences among German commuters over the course of COVID-19 pandemic. Transport Policy. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tranpol.2022.07.011.
  • Liu, Y., Wan, X., et al. (2022). A novel approach to investigate effects of front-end structures on injury response of e-bike riders: Combining Monte Carlo sampling, automatic operation, and data mining. Accident Analysis & Prevention. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aap.2022.106599.
  • Maher, F., Dháibhéid, C.M., Bowe, C., and Kearns, G. (2022). Maxillofacial injuries and electric scooter use in Ireland. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bjoms.2022.11.174.
  • Morgan, C., Morgan, R., Dela Cruz, V.N.J.M., Ng Man Sun, S., and Sarraf, K.M. (2022). Pediatric electric scooter injuries in the UK: Case series and review of literature. Traffic Injury Prevention. https://doi.org/10.1080/15389588.2022.2084540.
  • Schneider, R., Masselot, P., Vicedo-Cabrera, A.M., Sera, F., Blangiardo, M. et al. (2022). Differential impact of government lockdown policies on reducing air pollution levels and related mortality in Europe. Scientific Reports. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-04277-6.
  • Shichman, I., Shaked, O., Factor, S., et al. (2022). The association between electric scooter riding position and injury characteristics. Journal of Safety Research. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsr.2022.11.009.
  • Suominen, E., Sajanti, A., Silver, E. et al. (2022). Alcohol intoxication and lack of helmet use are common in Electric Scooter related Traumatic Brain Injuries: a consecutive patient series from a tertiary university hospital. Brain and Spine. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bas.2022.101553.
  • Van Cauwenberg, J., Schepers, P., Deforche, B., and de Geus, B. (2022). Effects of e-biking on older adults’ biking and walking frequencies, health, functionality and life space area: A prospective observational study. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tra.2021.12.006.
  • van der Zaag, P.D., Rozema, R., Poos, P.A.M.H., van Minnen, B., Reininga, I.H.F. (2022). Maxillofacial Fractures in Electric and Conventional Bicycle-Related Accidents. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joms.2022.03.020.
2021
  • Aldred, R., Woodcock, J., and Goodman, A. (2021). Major investment in active travel in Outer London: Impacts on travel behaviour, physical activity, and health. Journal of Transport & Health. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2020.100958.
  • Alessio, H., Reiman, T., Kemper, B., Von Carlowitz, W., Bailer, A. J., and Timmerman, K. L. (2021). Metabolic and Cardiovascular Responses to a Simulated Commute on an E-Bike. Translational Journal of the ACSM. https://doi.org/10.1249/TJX.0000000000000155.
  • Kazemzadeh, K., and Koglin, T. (2021). Electric bike (non)users’ health and comfort concerns pre and peri a world pandemic (COVID-19): A qualitative study. Journal of Transport & Health. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2021.101014.
  • Macharis, C., Tori, S., de Séjournet, A., Keseru, I., and Vanhaverbeke, L. (2021). Can the COVID-19 Crisis be a Catalyst for Transition to Sustainable Urban Mobility? Assessment of the Medium- and Longer-Term Impact of the COVID-19 Crisis on Mobility in Brussels. Frontiers in Sustainability. https://doi.org/10.3389/frsus.2021.725689.
  • Wild, K., Woodward, A., and Shaw, C. (2021). Gender and the E-bike: Exploring the Role of Electric Bikes in Increasing Women’s Access to Cycling and Physical Activity, Active Travel Studies. https://doi.org/10.16997/ats.991.
Earlier
  • Berntsen, S., Malnes, L., Langåker, A., and Bere, E. (2017). Physical activity when riding an electric assisted bicycle. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activityhttps://doi.org/10.1186/s12966-017-0513-z.
  • Boele-Vos, M. J., Commandeur, J. J. F., and Twisk, D. A. M. (2017). Effect of physical effort on mental workload of cyclists in real traffic in relation to age and use of pedelecs. Accident Analysis & Prevention. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aap.2016.11.025.
  • Bourne, J. E., Sauchelli, S., Perry, R., Page, A., Leary, S., England, C., and Cooper, R. A. (2018). Health benefits of electrically-assisted cycling: a systematic review. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12966-018-0751-8.
  • Castro, A., Gaupp-Berghausen, M., Dons, E., Standaert, A., et al. (2019). Physical activity of electric bicycle users compared to conventional bicycle users and non-cyclists: Insights based on health and transport data from an online survey in seven European cities. Transportation Research Interdisciplinary Perspectives. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trip.2019.100017.
  • Hall, C., Hoj, T. H., Clark, J., Geoff, W., Chaney, R. A., Crookston, B., and West, J. (2019). Pedal-Assist Mountain Bikes: A Pilot Study Comparison of the Exercise Response, Perceptions, and Beliefs of Experienced Mountain Bikers. JMIR Formative Researchhttps://doi.org/10.2196/13643.
  • Höchsmann, C., Meister, S., Gehrig, D., et al. (2018). Effect of E-Bike Versus Bike Commuting on Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Overweight Adults: A 4-Week Randomized Pilot Study. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1097/JSM.0000000000000438.
  • Langford, B.C., Cherry, C., Bassett Jr, D., Fitzhugh, E., and Dhaka, N. (2017). Comparing physical activity of pedal-assist electric bikes with walking and conventional bicycles.  Journal of Transporthttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2017.06.002.
  • Stokols, D., Novaco, R. W., Stokols, J., and Campbell, J. (1978). Traffic congestion, Type A behavior, and stress. Journal of Applied Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1037/0021-9010.63.4.467.
  • Peterman, J.E., Morris, K.L., Kram, R., and Byrnes, C. W. (2016). Pedelecs as a physically active transportation mode. European Journal of Applied Physiologyhttps://doi.org/10.1007/s00421-016-3408-9.
  • Sundfør, H. B., and Fyhri, A. (2017). A push for public health: the effect of e-bikes on physical activity levels. BMC Public Health. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-017-4817-3.
  • Twisk, D. A. M., Platteel, S., and Lovegrove, G. R. (2017). An experiment on rider stability while mounting: Comparing middle-aged and elderly cyclists on pedelecs and conventional bicycles.  Accident Analysis & Prevention. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aap.2017.01.004.
  • Zhang, X., Yang, Y., Yang, J. et al. (2018). Road traffic injuries among riders of electric bike/electric moped in southern China. Traffic Injury Prevention. https://doi.org/10.1080/15389588.2018.1423681.
Annick Roetynck

Annick is the Manager of LEVA-EU, with decades of experience in two-wheeled and light electric mobility.

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