Psychosocial mediation of fruit and vegetable consumption in the body and soul effectiveness trial.

@article{Fuemmeler2006PsychosocialMO,
  title={Psychosocial mediation of fruit and vegetable consumption in the body and soul effectiveness trial.},
  author={B F Fuemmeler and Louise M{\^a}sse and Amy Lazarus Yaroch and Ken Resnicow and Marci Kramish Campbell and Carol Carr and Terry Wang and Alexis A Williams},
  journal={Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association},
  year={2006},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={474-83}
}
In this study the authors examined psychosocial variables as mediators for fruit and vegetable (FV) intake in a clustered, randomized effectiveness trial conducted in African American churches. The study sample included 14 churches (8 intervention and 6 control) with 470 participants from the intervention churches and 285 participants from the control churches. The outcome of FV intake and the proposed mediators were measured at baseline and at 6-month follow-up. Structural equation modeling… CONTINUE READING