Lunch is in the Bag: Helping Parents Increase Fruit, Vegetables, and Whole Grains in Preschool Sack Lunches (LIITB)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01292434|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 9, 2011
Last Update Posted : March 10, 2016
The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
University of Texas at Austin
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Deanna Hoelscher, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Completed|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||May 2013|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||May 2013|
Publications of Results:
Sharma SV, Rashid T, Ranjit N, Byrd-Williams C, Chuang RJ, Roberts-Gray C, Briley M, Sweitzer S, Hoelscher DM. Effectiveness of the Lunch is in the Bag program on communication between the parent, child and child-care provider around fruits, vegetables and whole grain foods: A group-randomized controlled trial. Prev Med. 2015 Dec;81:1-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2015.07.005. Epub 2015 Jul 17.
Romo-Palafox MJ, Ranjit N, Sweitzer SJ, Roberts-Gray C, Hoelscher DM, Byrd-Williams CE, Briley ME. Dietary Quality of Preschoolers' Sack Lunches as Measured by the Healthy Eating Index. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2015 Nov;115(11):1779-88. doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2015.05.017. Epub 2015 Jul 17.
Roberts-Gray C, Briley ME, Ranjit N, Byrd-Williams CE, Sweitzer SJ, Sharma SV, Palafox MR, Hoelscher DM. Efficacy of the Lunch is in the Bag intervention to increase parents' packing of healthy bag lunches for young children: a cluster-randomized trial in early care and education centers. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2016 Jan 8;13:3. doi: 10.1186/s12966-015-0326-x.
Briley ME, Ranjit N, Hoelscher DM, Sweitzer SJ, Almansour F, Roberts-Gray C. Unbundling outcomes of a multilevel intervention to increase fruit, vegetables, and whole grains parents pack for their preschool children in sack lunches. Am J Health Educ. 2012 May;43(3):135-142. Epub 2012 May 1.
Sweitzer SJ, Ranjit N, Calloway EE, Hoelscher DM, Almansor F, Briley ME, Roberts-Gray CR. Examining How Adding a Booster to a Behavioral Nutrition Intervention Prompts Parents to Pack More Vegetables and Whole Gains in Their Preschool Children's Sack Lunches. Behav Med. 2016;42(1):9-17. doi: 10.1080/08964289.2014.935283. Epub 2014 Oct 10.