Developing and testing a measurement tool for assessing predictors of breakfast consumption based on a health promotion model.

@article{Dehdari2014DevelopingAT,
  title={Developing and testing a measurement tool for assessing predictors of breakfast consumption based on a health promotion model.},
  author={Tahereh Dehdari and Tahereh Rahimi and Naheed Aryaeian and Mahmood Reza Gohari and Jabiz Modaresi Esfeh},
  journal={Journal of nutrition education and behavior},
  year={2014},
  volume={46 4},
  pages={250-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To develop an instrument for measuring Health Promotion Model constructs in terms of breakfast consumption, and to identify the constructs that were predictors of breakfast consumption among Iranian female students. DESIGN A questionnaire on Health Promotion Model variables was developed and potential predictors of breakfast consumption were assessed using this tool. PARTICIPANTS One hundred female students, mean age 13 years (SD ± 1.2 years). SETTINGS Two middle schools from… CONTINUE READING