Lunch is in the Bag: Helping Parents Increase Fruit, Vegetables, and Whole Grains in Preschool Sack Lunches (LIITB)
This study has been completed.
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
First received: February 3, 2011
Last updated: March 8, 2016
Last verified: March 2016
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||May 2013|
|Primary Completion Date:||May 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
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.