Quality and cost of student lunches brought from home.

@article{Caruso2015QualityAC,
  title={Quality and cost of student lunches brought from home.},
  author={M. L. Caruso and K. Cullen},
  journal={JAMA pediatrics},
  year={2015},
  volume={169 1},
  pages={
          86-90
        }
}
  • M. L. Caruso, K. Cullen
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • JAMA pediatrics
  • IMPORTANCE The nutritional quality and cost of lunches brought from home are overlooked and understudied aspects of the school food environment. OBJECTIVES To examine the quality and cost of lunches brought from home by elementary and intermediate school students. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS An observational study was conducted in 12 schools (8 elementary and 4 intermediate) in one Houston, Texas, area school district from October 6, 2011, to December 5, 2011. Participants included… CONTINUE READING

    Tables and Topics from this paper.

    References

    Publications referenced by this paper.
    SHOWING 1-10 OF 10 REFERENCES
    Lunch is in the bag
    • 2010
    Nutritional quality of reimbursable school lunches compared to lunches brought from home in elementary schools in two southeastern Michigan districts
    • 2001