Study Publications

Items in bold have links to articles, abstracts or posters.
Full articles not available directly can be requested from the lead investigators.

journal articles 

Proximity to four bikeway types and neighbourhood-level cycling mode share of male and female commuters. Teschke K, Chinn A, Brauer M. Journal of Transport and Land Use 2017;10:695-713 [article]

Helmet use among personal bicycle riders and bike share users in Vancouver, BC. Zanotto M, Winters M. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2017 [abstract]

Bicycling crashes on streetcar (tram) or train tracks: mixed methods to identify prevention measures. Teschke K, Jessica Dennis J, Reynolds CCO, Winters M, Harris MA. BMC Public Health 2016;16:617 [article]

Bike Score®: Associations between urban bikeability and cycling behavior in 24 cities. Winters M, Teschke K, Brauer M, Fuller D. International Journal of Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity DOI: 10.1186/s12966-016-0339-0 [article]

Bicycling injury hospitalisation rates in Canadian jurisdictions: analyses examining associations with helmet legislation and mode share. Teschke K, Koehoorn M, Shen H, Dennis J. BMJ Open 2015;5:e008052 [article]

BikeMaps.org: a global tool for collision and near miss mapping. Nelson TA, Denouden T, Justice B, Laberee K, Winters M. Frontiers in Public Health. 2015;3:53. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2015.00053 [article]

Severity of urban cycling injuries and the relationship with personal, trip, route and crash characteristics: Analyses using four severity metrics. Cripton PA, Shen H, Brubacher JR, Chipman M, Friedman SM, Harris MA, Winters M, Reynolds CCO, Cusimano MD, Babul S, Teschke K. BMJ Open 2015;5: e006654 [article]

Bicycling crash circumstances vary by route type: a cross-sectional analysis. Teschke K, Frendo T, Shen H, Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Cripton PA, Brubacher JR, Cusimano MD, Friedman SM, Hunte G, Monro M, Vernich L, Babul S, Chipman M, Winters M. BMC Public Health 2014;14:1205 [article]

Identifying the leaders: Applying diffusion of innovation theory to use of a public bike share system in Vancouver, BC. Therrien S, Brauer M, Fuller D, Gauvin L, Teschke K, Winters M. Transportation Research Board 2014 [article]

Evaluating the impact of environmental interventions across 2 countries: The International Bikeshare Impacts on Cycling and Collisions Study (IBICCS) Study protocol. Fuller D, Gauvin L, Dubé A-S, Winters M, Teschke K, Russo ET, Camden A, Mee C, Friedman SM. BMC Public Health 2014:14:1103 [article]

Speeding capsules of alienation? Social (dis)connections amongst drivers, cyclists & pedestrians in Vancouver, BC. Nixon DV. Geoforum 2014;54:91-102  [abstract]

Mapping bikeability: A spatial tool to support sustainable travel. Winters M, Brauer M, Setton EM, Teschke K. Environment and Planning B 2013;doi:10.1068/b38185  [article]

Is scientific evidence in practice? A review of driver and cyclist education materials with respect to cycling safety evidence. Winters M, Weddell A, Teschke K. Transportation Research Record 2013;2387:35-45 [article]

Exposure-based traffic crash injury rates by mode of travel in British Columbia. Teschke K, Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Shen H, Cripton PA, Winters M. Canadian Journal of Public Health 2013;104:e75-79 [abstract]

Comparing the effects of infrastructure on bicycling injury at intersections and non-intersections using a case-crossover design. Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Winters M, Cripton PA, Shen H, Chipman M, Cusimano MD, Babul S, Brubacher JR, Friedman SM, Hunte G, Monro M, Vernich L, Teschke K. Injury Prevention 2013;19:303-310 [article]

Safe cycling: How do risk perceptions compare with observed risk? Winters M, Babul S, Becker HJEH, Brubacher JR, Chipman M, Cripton PA, Cusimano MD, Friedman SM, Harris MA, Hunte G, Monro M, Reynolds CCO, Shen H, Teschke K. Canadian Journal of Public Health 2012;103:S42-S47  [article]

Route infrastructure and the risk of injuries to bicyclists: A case-crossover study. Teschke K, Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Winters M, Babul S, Chipman M, Cusimano MD, Brubacher J, Friedman SM, Hunte G, Monro M, Shen H, Vernich L, Cripton PA. American Journal of Public Health 2012;102:2336-2343 [article and supplementary figure]

Personal and trip characteristics associated with safety equipment use by injured adult bicyclists: A cross-sectional study. Teschke K, Brubacher JR, Friedman SM, Cripton PA, Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Shen H, Monro M, Hunte G, Chipman M, Cusimano MD, Smith Lea N, Babul S, Winters M. BMC Public Health 2012;12:765 [article]

Helmets and bicycling deaths: the importance of context. Fuller D, Teschke K, Winters M, Zanotto M. CMAJ 2012; [letter]

A helmet is not a safe and healthy “environment”. Teschke K. BMJ Open 2012;2:3 e001049 doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2012-001049 [letter]

A sense of momentum: mobility practices and dis/embodied landscapes of energy use. Nixon DV. Environment and Planning A 2012;44:1661–1678 [abstract]

Bicycling: Health risk or benefit? Teschke K, Reynolds CCO, Ries FJ, Gouge B, Winters M. UBC Medical Journal. 2012;3(2):6-11 [article]

Motivators and deterrents of bicycling: comparing influences on decisions to ride. Winters M, Davidson G, Kao D, Teschke K. Transportation 2011;38:153-168 [abstract]

How far out of the way will we travel? Built environment influences on route selection for bicycle and car travel. Winters M, Teschke K, Grant M, Setton EM, Brauer M. Transportation Research Record 2011;2190:1-10 [abstract]

The Bicyclists’ Injuries and the Cycling Environment study: A protocol to tackle methodological issues facing studies of bicycling safety. Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Winters M, Chipman M, Cripton PA, Cusimano MD, Teschke K. Injury Prevention 2011;17(5):e6 [abstract]

Route preferences among adults in the near market for cycling: Findings of the Cycling in Cities Study. Winters M, Teschke K. American Journal of Health Promotion 2010;25:40-47 [article]

Built environment influences on healthy transportation choices: bicycling versus driving. Winters M, Brauer M, Setton EM, Teschke K. Journal of Urban Health 2010;87:969-993 [abstract]

Designing a route planner to facilitate and promote cycling in Metro Vancouver, Canada. Su JG, Winters M, Nunes M, Brauer M. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice 2010;44:495-505 [abstract]

The impact of transportation infrastructure on bicycling injuries and crashes: A review of the literature. Reynolds CO, Harris MA, Teschke K, Cripton PA, Winters M. Environmental Health 2009; 8:47(1-19) [article]

Particulate matter exposure along designated bike routes in Vancouver, British Columbia. Thai A, McKendry I, Brauer M. Science of the Total Environment 2008;405:26-35 [abstract]

Utilitarian bicycling: a multilevel analysis of climate and personal influences. Winters M, Friesen MC, Koehoorn M, Teschke K. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2007;32(1):52-8 [abstract]

monographs

City of Vancouver Cycling Safety Study Final Report. Urban Systems with contributions from the Cycling in Cities Research Program. January 2015 [report]

Facilitators and barriers to public bike share adoption and success in a city with compulsory helmet legislation: A mixed-methods approach. Zanotto M. 2014 [SFU Thesis]

Evidence from Safety Research to Update Cycling Training Materials in Canada. Weddell A, Winters M, Teschke K. Report of the Cycling in Cities Research Program. Vancouver, September 2012 [report]

Road to Health: Improving Walking and Cycling in Toronto. Lightman D, Winters M, Heeney D, Mee C, Chirrey S, Campbell M, Mishaiel R. A Healthy Toronto by Design Report. April 2012 [report]

Bicycling injuries, helmets, and helmet legislation. Teschke K. Report to Ron Van Der Eerden. Vancouver, February 2012 [report]

Improving public health through active transportation: understanding the influence of the built environment on decisions to travel by bicycleWinters M. PhD Thesis in Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, 2011 [thesis]

What Makes a Neighbourhood Bikeable. Winters M, Cooper A.  TransLink and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC. November 2008 [report]

Cycling in cities: Understanding people, neighbourhoods, and infrastructure to promote an epidemic of change. Teschke K, Winters M. Report to Transport Canada, Moving on Sustainable Transportation Program. March 2007

academic conference presentations

Cycling hospitalisation rates in Canadian jurisdictions with different helmet laws and cycling mode share. Teschke K, Koehoorn M, Shen H, Dennis J. Velo-City Global 2017 Scientists for Cycling Colloquium, Arnhem-Nijmegen. June 2017

Neighbourhood-level cycling mode share of male and female commuters in Montréal and Vancouver: Influence of proximity to bikeways and commute time. Chinn A, Brauer M, Teschke K. International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 Annual Meeting, Victoria. June 2017 [poster]

Assessing the modal impacts of public bikeshare systems: A comparison of survey tools. Hosford K, Fuller D, Gauvin L, Brauer M, Teschke K, Winters M. International Society of Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 Annual Meeting, Victoria. June 2017  [poster]

Bicycling injuries on streetcar, tram or train tracks: causes and solutions. Teschke K, Dennis J, Reynolds CCO, Winters M, Harris MA. ProWalk, ProBike, ProPlace, Vancouver, September 2016 [poster]

Bike Score®: Associations between urban bikeability and cycling behavior in 24 cities. Winters M, Brauer M, Teschke K, Fuller D. 2nd International Conference on Transport & Health, San Jose, CA, June 13-15, 2016.

Pedaling and walking towards safer and healthier communities. Patterson B, Teschke K, Winters M. ProWalk ProBike ProPlace, Pittsburgh, September 2014

Traffic-related fatality rates: Comparisons between countries show opportunity for dramatic reductions in deaths in Canada. Teschke K. 24th Canadian Multidisciplinary Road Safety Conference, Vancouver, June 2014

What route types best motivate cycling? Evidence about route preferences vs. safety. Teschke K, Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Cripton P, Winters M. 24th Canadian Multidisciplinary Road Safety Conference, Vancouver, June 2014

The role of environment in cyclist injuries in Toronto – some methodological questions. Balasubramanian R K, Chipman M, Escobar M, Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Teschke K, Winters M. 24th Canadian Multidisciplinary Road Safety Conference, Vancouver, June 2014

Identifying the leaders: Applying diffusion of innovation theory to use of a public bike share system in Vancouver, BC. Therrien S, Brauer M, Fuller D, Gauvin L, Teschke K, Winters M. Transportation Research Board 93rd Annual Meeting. Washington DC, January 2014

Traffic-related fatality rates: Exposure-based denominators allow comparisons between countries. Teschke K, Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Shen H, Cripton PA, Winters M.  Canadian Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Conference, Montreal, November 2013

What route types are best for motivating cycling? Evidence about route preferences vs. safety. Teschke K, Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Cripton PA, Winters. ACT Canada Sustainable Mobility Summit, Calgary, October 2013

What route types are best for motivating cycling? Evidence about route preferences vs. safety. Teschke K, Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Cripton PA, Winters. Bicycle Urbanism Symposium, Seattle, June 2013

Understanding readiness for new public bike share program – Motivators and deterrents of helmet use. Zanotto M, Winters M. Bicycle Urbanism Symposium, Seattle, June 2013

What is the appetite for a public bike share program in Vancouver, BC? Vander Wekken S. Bicycle Urbanism Symposium, Seattle, June 2013

Bike Score: Does urban bikeability predict cycling behavior? Winters M, Lerner M, Teschke K, Brauer M. Active Living Research Annual Conference, San Diego, February 2013

Bicyclists’ Injuries and the Cycling Environment: The impact of route infrastructure. Winters M, Winters M, Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Cripton PA, Babul S, Chipman M, Cusimano MD, Brubacher J, Friedman SM, Hunte G, Monro M, Shen H, Vernich L, Teschke K. Transportation Research Board 92nd Annual Conference, Washington, DC, January 2013

Is evidence in practice? A review of driver and cyclist education materials with respect to cycling safety evidence. Winters M, Weddell A, Teschke K. Transportation Research Board 92nd Annual Conference, Washington, DC, January 2013  [poster] 2013 TRB Committee on Bicycle Transportation Outstanding Paper Award.

The impact of transportation infrastructure on risk of injuries while cycling: I. Non-Intersections. Teschke K, Reynolds CCO, Harris MA, Cripton P, Chipman M, Cusimano MD, Babul S, Becker J, Brubacher J, Friedman S, Hay D, Hunte G, Shen H, Smith Lea N, Winters M. Velo-City Global 2012, Vancouver, June 2012

The impact of transportation infrastructure on risk of injuries while cycling: II. Intersections. Teschke K, Reynolds CCO, Harris MA, Cripton P, Chipman M, Cusimano MD, Babul S, Becker J, Brubacher J, Friedman S, Hay D, Hunte G, Shen H, Smith Lea N, Winters M. Velo-City Global 2012, Vancouver, June 2012

Using evidence from injury studies to update training materials in Canada. Weddell A, Teschke K, Winters M. Velo-City Global 2012, Vancouver, June 2012

Bike Score: Applying research to build web-based tools to promote cycling. Winters M, Lerner M, Teschke K, Brauer M. Velo-City Global Conference, Vancouver, June 2012

Safe cycling: How do risk perceptions compare with actual risk? Winters M, Babul S, Becker J, Brubacher J, Cripton PA, Friedman S, Harris MA, Hunte G, Reynolds CCO, Shen H, Vernich L, Teschke K. Velo-City Global Conference, Vancouver, June 2012

The complementary role of academics, advocates and government agencies in influencing cycling facilities and route networks. Davidson G, Winters M, Slakov L. Velo-City Global Conference, Vancouver, June 2012

Cycling, air pollution exposure and health impacts: An overview of research findings for transportation planners. Brauer M. Velo-City Global Conference, Vancouver, June 2012

Air pollution exposure and health impacts of cyclists along two bicycle routes in Vancouver. Cole C, Carlsten C, Koehle M, Steer C, Brauer M. Velo-City Global Conference, Vancouver, June 2012

Air pollution exposure and health impacts of cyclists along two bicycle routes in Vancouver. Cole C, Carlsten C, Koehle M, Steer C, Brauer M. American Thoracic Society Conference, San Francisco, May 2012

Cycling, Air Pollution and Health: Oxidative stress as a mediator of systemic inflammation. Steer C, Cole C, Carlsten C, Koehle M, Brauer M. Heart + Lung Scientific Symposium FEST, March 2012  [poster]

Air pollution exposure and health impacts of cyclists along two bike routes in Vancouver. Cole C, Brauer M, Koehle M, Carlsten C. ACT Canada Sustainable Mobility Summit 2011 – Shaping Urban Travel Choices. Vancouver, November 2011

Bicyclistsʼ Injuries and the Cycling Environment: The impact of route infrastructure. Teschke K, Babul S, Chipman ML, Cripton PA, Cusimano MD, Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Winters M, Brubacher JR, Hunte G, Friedman SM, Shen H. ACT Canada Sustainable Mobility Summit 2011 – Shaping Urban Travel Choices. Vancouver, November 2011

Bicyclistsʼ Injuries and the Cycling Environment: The impact of route type. Teschke K, Babul S, Chipman ML, Cripton PA, Cusimano MD, Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Winters M, Brubacher JR, Hunte G, Friedman SM, Shen H. 2011 Canadian Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Conference. Vancouver, November 2011

Walkability and Bikeability: What is the link? Winters M, Van Loon J, Frank, LD. Walk21 Conference, Vancouver, Canada, October 3-6, 2011 [abstract]

Tackling methodological issues of studying bicycling safety: An illustration using the Bicyclists’ Injuries and the Cycling Environment (BICE) study. Harris MA, Reynolds CCO, Winters M, Chipman M, Cripton PA, Cusimano MD, Teschke K. Transportation Research Board, Washington, DC, January 2011 [poster]

A “bikeability” planning tool: Using research to guide urban design strategies for active travel. Winters M, Teschke K, Setton EM, Brauer M. Third North American Congress of Epidemiology. Montreal, June 2011 [poster]

How far out of the way will we travel? Built environment influences on route selection for bicycle and car travel. Winters M, Teschke K, Grant M, Setton EM, Brauer M. Transportation Research Board 89th Annual Meeting. Washington DC, January 2010 [poster]

Circumstances of injuries to cyclists resulting in emergency department visits in Toronto and Vancouver. Friedman SM, Brubacher J, Chisholm D, Hunte G, Frendo T, Winters M, Babul S, Chipman M, Cripton P, Cusimano M, Harris MA, Monro M, Reynolds C, Vernich L, Teschke K. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2010;12:268 [poster]

Injuries to adult cyclists in Toronto and Vancouver: Describing the circumstances as a first step towards injury prevention. Babul S, Frendo T, Winters M, Brubacher JR, Chipman ML, Chisholm D, Cripton PA, Cusimano MD, Friedman SM, Harris MA, Hunte GS, Reynolds CCO, Teschke K. Safety 2010 World Conference, London, September 2010

Injuries to adult cyclists: Describing the circumstances as a first step towards injury prevention. Frendo T, Winters M, Babul S, Brubacher JR, Chipman ML, Cripton PA, Cusimano MD, Friedman SM, Harris MA, Mulpuri K, Reynolds CCO, Teschke K. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, November 2010

Injuries to adult cyclists in Toronto and Vancouver: Describing the circumstances as a first step towards injury prevention. Monro M, Vernich L, Babul S, Brubacher JR, Chipman ML, Chisholm D, Cripton PA, Cusimano MD, Frendo T, Friedman SM, Harris MA, Hunte GS, Reynolds CCO, Winters M, Teschke K. 9th International Conference on Urban Health, New York, NY, October 2010

What makes a neighbourhood bikeable? Focus groups with Vancouver cyclists. Winters M, Teschke K. Velocity Conference, Brussels, May 2009 [poster]

Innovative tools for healthy travel: A web-based bicycle trip planning tool for planners and the public. Winters, M., Su, J., Nunes, M., Brauer, M. Active Living Research Conference. San Diego, CA. Feb 18-20, 2009. Velo-city, Brussels, Belgium. May 12-15, 2009. [poster]

Cycling in cities: Design Understanding people, neighbourhoods, and infrastructure to promote an epidemic of change. Winters M, Teschke K. Moving on Sustainable Transportation Meeting, Ottawa, February, 2008

Understanding people, neighbourhoods and infrastructure to guide policy to increase active transportation. Winters M, Teschke K. 5th Active Living Research Annual Conference, Washington, DC, April 2008

Understanding people, neighbourhoods and infrastructure to guide policy to increase active transportation. Winters M, Teschke K. 5th Active Living Research Annual Conference, Washington, DC, April 2008

Designing cities for cycling. Winters M, Teschke K. Pro Walk Pro Bike Conference 2008, Seattle, USA, September 2008

Using GIS to characterize urban form and bikeability in Metro Vancouver, Canada. Winters M, Nunes M, Teschke K. Pro Walk Pro Bike Conference 2008, Seattle, USA, September 2008

Methods for studying bicyclists’ injuries and the cycling environment. Teschke K, Babul S, Brubacher J, Chipman M, Cripton P, Cusimano M, Friedman S, Harris A, Hunte G, Mulpuri K, Reynolds C. International Conference on Urban Health, Vancouver, October 2008

Designing cities for cycling. Winters M, Teschke K. International Conference on Urban Health, Vancouver, October 2008

Cycling in Cities – Understanding people, neighbourhoods and infrastructure to guide urban design for active transportation. Winters M, Davidson G, Pearce C, Teschke K. The 45th International Making Cities Livable Conference, Portland, OR, June 10-14, 2007

The impact of climate on utilitarian cycling: Results of a Canadian study. Winters M, Friesen MC, Koehoorn M, Teschke K. ISEE/ISEA International Conference on Environmental Epidemiology and Exposure, Paris, September 2006

Cycling and Climate. Winters M, Friesen MC, Koehoorn M, Teschke K. BCEOHRN Annual General Meeting, Vancouver, November 2006

 

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