Diet quality of preschoolers in Greece based on the Healthy Eating Index: the GENESIS study.

@article{Manios2009DietQO,
  title={Diet quality of preschoolers in Greece based on the Healthy Eating Index: the GENESIS study.},
  author={Yannis Manios and Georgia C. Kourlaba and Katerina Kondaki and Evangelia Grammatikaki and Manolis Birbilis and Evdokia Oikonomou and Eleytheria Roma-Giannikou},
  journal={Journal of the American Dietetic Association},
  year={2009},
  volume={109 4},
  pages={616-23}
}
BACKGROUND The current study aimed to assess the diet quality of Greek preschoolers and the potential role of several sociodemographic factors related to it. METHODS A representative sample of 2,287 Greek children aged 2 to 5 years (from the Growth, Exercise, and Nutrition Epidemiological Study In preSchoolers) was used in this work. Dietary intake data was obtained using a combination of techniques comprising weighed food records, 24-hour recalls, and food diaries. A Healthy Eating Index… CONTINUE READING

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