When reviewing questions and supporting evidence at the public meeting, the Committee will refer to studies in the scientific literature. These questions and citations are part of the Committee’s deliberative process and are considered draft material under consideration. The information provided here relates to the topics discussed at this meeting and do not represent all of the questions or literature the Committee may consider as it completes its work. Final questions, details of the literature searches, and final literature that contributed to the Committee’s conclusions will be available in the Committee’s final report and/or on www.DietaryGuidelines.gov and www.NEL.gov.

SC 4: Food and Physical Activity Environments

Schools

What is the impact of school-based policies on the dietary intake, quality, behaviors and/or preferences of school-aged children?

Existing Systematic Reviews

  1. Chriqui JF, Pickel M, Story M. Influence of school competitive food and beverage policies on obesity, consumption, and availability: a systematic review. JAMA Pediatr 2014;168(3):279-86. PMID:24473632. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24473632.
  2. Jensen JD, Hartmann H, et al. Economic incentives and nutritional behavior of children in the school setting: a systematic review. Nutr Rev 2011;69(11):660-74. PMID:22029832. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22029832.

Worksite

What is the impact of worksite-based approaches on the dietary intake, quality, and behavior of employees?

Existing Systematic Reviews

  1. Aneni EC, Roberson LL, Maziak W, Agatston AS, Feldman T, Rouseff M, et al. A systematic review of internet-based worksite wellness approaches for cardiovascular disease risk management: outcomes, challenges & opportunities. PLoS One. 2014;9(1):e83594. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24421894.
  2. Geaney F, Kelly C, Greiner BA, Harrington JM, Perry IJ, Beirne P. The effectiveness of workplace dietary modification interventions: a systematic review. Prev Med. 2013;57(5):438-47. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23850518.

What is the impact of worksite policies on the dietary intake, quality and behavior of employees?

Existing Systematic Reviews

  1. Kahn-Marshall JL, Gallant MP. Making healthy behaviors the easy choice for employees: a review of the literature on environmental and policy changes in worksite health promotion. Health Educ Behav. 2012;39(6):752-76. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22872583.

What is the impact of worksite-based approaches on the weight status of employees?

Existing Systematic Reviews

  1. Aneni EC, Roberson LL, Maziak W, Agatston AS, Feldman T, Rouseff M, et al. A systematic review of internet-based worksite wellness approaches for cardiovascular disease risk management: outcomes, challenges & opportunities. PLoS One. 2014;9(1):e83594. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24421894.
  2. Verweij LM, Coffeng J, van Mechelen W, Proper KI. Meta-analyses of workplace physical activity and dietary behaviour interventions on weight outcomes. Obes Rev. 2011;12(6):406-29. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20546142.

What is the impact of worksite policies on the weight status of employees?

Existing Systematic Reviews

  1. Kahn-Marshall JL, Gallant MP. Making healthy behaviors the easy choice for employees: a review of the literature on environmental and policy changes in worksite health promotion. Health Educ Behav. 2012;39(6):752-76. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22872583.