Free Older Persons’ Bus Passes Promote Active Travel and Regular Exercise (NHS Choices / American Journal of Public Health)


This is a further critical appraisal from the NHS Choices “Behind the Headlines” service, released during 2012, on elderly care and old-age health related topics appearing in the news.

Full Text Link (a)


Free bus pass is ‘ticket to good health’. London: NHS Choices; Behind the Headlines, September 21st 2012.

This relates to:

Full Text Link (b) (Note: This article requires a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or payment for access).


Coronini-Cronberg, S. Millett, C. [and] Laverty, AA. [et al] (2012). The impact of a free older persons’ bus pass on active travel and regular walking in England. American Journal of Public Health, November 2012, Vol.102(11), pp.2141-8. (Click here to view the PubMed abstract).

[A brief reference to this item features in Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWNHST), Volume 3 Issue 5, January 2013].

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