Variable Details:

Source:

Resnicow, Ken, Rachel E. Davis, and Guangyu Zhang (2008), "Tailoring a Fruit and Vegetable Intervention on Novel Motivational Constructs: Results of a Randomized Study", Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 35, 159-169.
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Variable



Definition:

  • Self-efficacy to eat fruit and vegetables


Item(s):

  • How confident are you that you could eat a healthy snack, like fruit or vegetables, when you’re really hungry?
  • How confident are you that you could eat healthy foods, like fruit or vegetables, when you are depressed or in a bad mood


Citations:

  • Resnicow, K, A Jackson, and R Braithwaite (2002), "Healthy body/healthy spirit: Design and evaluation of a church-based nutrition and physical activity intervention using motivational interviewing", Health Education Research, 172, 562-573. [Endnote]
  • Resnicow, K., D. Coleman-Wallace, and A. Jackson (2000), "Dietary change through black churches: baseline results and program description of the Eat for Life trial", British Journal of Cancer Education, 15, 156-163. [Endnote]