Effect of a pilot community intervention on fruit and vegetable intakes: use of FACET (Five-a-day Community Evaluation Tool).

@article{AshfieldWatt2007EffectOA,
  title={Effect of a pilot community intervention on fruit and vegetable intakes: use of FACET (Five-a-day Community Evaluation Tool).},
  author={Pauline A L Ashfield-Watt and Ailsa A Welch and Sarah Godward and Sheila Anne Bingham},
  journal={Public health nutrition},
  year={2007},
  volume={10 7},
  pages={671-80}
}
BACKGROUND In 2001 the UK Department of Health funded pilot community-based interventions to improve fruit and vegetable intakes in five economically deprived areas of England. The effectiveness of the programme and the use of a brief tool for evaluating community interventions are reported here. METHODS Data on intakes of and beliefs about fruit and vegetables were collected by a short postal questionnaire (FACET--Five-a-day Community Evaluation Tool) simultaneously from 810 individuals… CONTINUE READING