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Consistency between the Eatwell Guide and nutrient profiling models in the UK: an observational study

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Background: Nutrient profile models (NPMs) are algorithms that classify or rank foods according to their nutritional composition. An NPM was developed in 2005 in the UK to regulate marketing of foods to children. The model uses a scoring system that balances points awarded for the protein, fibre, fruit, vegetable, and nut content of foods and drinks against points awarded for energy, saturated fats, sodium, and sugars. Foods that score above 4 and drinks that score above 1...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/S0140-6736(21)02614-3

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-0617-2287
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-2378-2944
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Lancet Journal website
Volume:
398
Pages:
71-71
Host title:
LANCET
Publication date:
2021-11-26
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EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1225797
Local pid:
pubs:1225797
Deposit date:
2022-06-08

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