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The more schools do to promote healthy eating, the healthier the dietary choices by students.

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BACKGROUND: The importance of a multifactorial whole school approach to healthy eating is gaining much recognition among policy makers; however, there is little conclusive evidence on the effectiveness of such an approach. The main aim of this study was to examine whether there is any association between the number of actions schools are taking to promote healthy eating and the dietary behaviour of schoolchildren. METHODS: A multilevel analysis investigated the association between school (n=...

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Publisher copy:
10.1136/jech.2010.115600
Journal:
Journal of epidemiology and community health More from this journal
Volume:
65
Issue:
10
Pages:
889-895
Publication date:
2011-10-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1470-2738
ISSN:
0143-005X
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:103620
UUID:
uuid:1ad414c5-ed68-47d6-9a43-9f4eec553f11
Local pid:
pubs:103620
Source identifiers:
103620
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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