Diet quality in European pre-schoolers: evaluation based on diet quality indices and association with gender, socio-economic status and overweight, the ToyBox-study.

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OBJECTIVE To study diet quality among pre-schoolers using the Diet Quality Index (DQI) and to investigate differences according to gender, socio-economic status (SES) and overweight/obesity status. DESIGN Kindergarten-based cross-sectional survey within the ToyBox-study. A standardized protocol was used and parents/caregivers self-reported… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S1368980016000604

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@article{Pinket2016DietQI, title={Diet quality in European pre-schoolers: evaluation based on diet quality indices and association with gender, socio-economic status and overweight, the ToyBox-study.}, author={An-Sofie Pinket and Marieke De Craemer and Inge Huybrechts and Iise De Bourdeaudhuij and Benedicte Deforche and Greet Cardon and Odysseas Androutsos and Berthold Koletzko and Luis A Moreno and Piotr Socha and Violeta Iotova and Yannis Manios and Wendy Van Lippevelde}, journal={Public health nutrition}, year={2016}, volume={19 13}, pages={2441-50} }