J Health Popul Nutr 2021 Sep 20;40(1):41. Epub 2021 Sep 20.
Department of Health Statistics and the Ministry of Education Key Lab of Hazard Assessment and Control in Special Operational Environment, School of Public Health, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi'an, 710032, Shaanxi, China.
Background: The objective of this study was to develop a scale to assess eating behaviors of school-aged children (6-12 years old) in China.
Methods: To develop the scale, a literature review and qualitative interviews were conducted. The draft scale contained 115 items and went through three evaluations among three groups of caregivers (n = 140, 400, 700) selected from suburban and urban kindergartens in Xi'an, Hanzhong, and Yanan, China, from March 2017 to October 2018. Read More