Healthy Beginnings Meets HHS Criteria

Last updated: June 2015

Effects Shown in Research & Outcome Measure Details

Positive Parenting Practices

Outcomes Rated Moderate

Healthy Beginnings
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Outcome measure Effect Follow-up Timing Sample Sample Size Program Group Comparison Group Group Difference Effect size Statistical significance Outcome Type Notes
Bottle at bedtime
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
12 months Sydney, Australia Healthy Beginnings Trial 527 mothers Unadjusted mean = 0.35 Unadjusted mean = 0.44 Mean difference = -0.09 HomeVEE calculated = -0.23 Statistically significant,
p = 0.04
Secondary

footnote209

Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Authors indicated that negative effect favors the treatment group.

Food used as reward
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
12 months Sydney, Australia Healthy Beginnings Trial 527 mothers Unadjusted mean = 0.18 Unadjusted mean = 0.25 Mean difference = -0.07 HomeVEE calculated = -0.27 Statistically significant,
p = 0.04
Secondary

footnote209

Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Authors indicated that negative effect favors the treatment group.

Tummy time-age started (4 to 8 weeks)
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
6 months Sydney, Australia Healthy Beginnings Trial 561 mothers Unadjusted mean = 0.22 Unadjusted mean = 0.26 Mean difference = -0.04 HomeVEE calculated = -0.12 Statistically significant,
p = 0.03
Secondary

footnote209

Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Authors indicated that negative effect favors the treatment group.

Tummy time-age started (later than 8 weeks)
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
6 months Sydney, Australia Healthy Beginnings Trial 561 mothers Unadjusted mean = 0.19 Unadjusted mean = 0.25 Mean difference = -0.06 HomeVEE calculated = -0.20 Statistically significant,
p = 0.03
Secondary

footnote209

Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Authors indicated that negative effect favors the treatment group.

Tummy time-age started (less than 4 weeks)
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
6 months Sydney, Australia Healthy Beginnings Trial 561 mothers Unadjusted mean = 0.58 Unadjusted mean = 0.49 Mean difference = 0.09 HomeVEE calculated = 0.22 Statistically significant,
p = 0.03
Secondary
Tummy time-if daily
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
6 months Sydney, Australia Healthy Beginnings Trial 561 mothers Unadjusted mean = 0.83 Unadjusted mean = 0.76 Mean difference = 0.07 HomeVEE calculated = 0.25 Statistically significant,
p = 0.05
Secondary
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Outcome Measure Outcome Measure Description Collection method Properties Outcome Type Operations links

Bottle at bedtime

Percentage of mothers who put the child to bed with a bottle at 12 months Mother report

Not applicable

Secondary

Food used as reward

Percentage of mothers reporting they used food as a reward with child Mother report

Not applicable

Secondary

Tummy time-age started (4 to 8 weeks)

Percentage of mothers who had the child spend time on his/her tummy when child was between 4 and 8 weeks old Mother report

Not applicable

Secondary

Tummy time-age started (later than 8 weeks)

Percentage of mothers who had the child spend time on his/her tummy when child was older than 8 weeks old Mother report

Not applicable

Secondary

Tummy time-age started (less than 4 weeks)

Percentage of mothers who had the child spend time on his/her tummy when child was less than 4 weeks old Mother report

Not applicable

Secondary

Tummy time-if daily

Percentage of mothers who had the child spend time daily on his/her tummy Mother report

Not applicable

Secondary
Healthy Beginnings
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Outcome measure Effect Follow-up Timing Sample Sample Size Program Group Comparison Group Group Difference Effect size Statistical significance Outcome Type Notes
Child eat dinner in front of TV-Complete Case Analysis
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
24 months Sydney, Australia Healthy Beginnings Trial 494 children Unadjusted mean = 0.56 Unadjusted mean = 0.68 Mean difference = -0.12 HomeVEE calculated = -0.31 Statistically significant,
p = 0.01
Secondary

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Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Authors indicated that negative effect favors the treatment group.

Child watch TV >60 minutes/day-Complete Case Analysis
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
24 months Sydney, Australia Healthy Beginnings Trial 434 children Unadjusted mean = 0.14 Unadjusted mean = 0.22 Mean difference = -0.08 HomeVEE calculated = -0.35 Statistically significant,
p = 0.02
Secondary

footnote209

Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Authors indicated that negative effect favors the treatment group.

Food used as a reward-Complete Case Analysis
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
24 months Sydney, Australia Healthy Beginnings Trial 493 children Unadjusted mean = 0.62 Unadjusted mean = 0.72 Mean difference = -0.09 HomeVEE calculated = -0.25 Statistically significant,
p = 0.03
Secondary

footnote209

Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Authors indicated that negative effect favors the treatment group.

TV on during meal-Complete Case Analysis
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
24 months Sydney, Australia Healthy Beginnings Trial 496 children Unadjusted mean = 0.66 Unadjusted mean = 0.76 Mean difference = -0.10 HomeVEE calculated = -0.29 Statistically significant,
p = 0.02
Secondary

footnote209

Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Authors indicated that negative effect favors the treatment group.

Show Study Outcome Measure Summary
Outcome Measure Outcome Measure Description Collection method Properties Outcome Type Operations links

Child eat dinner in front of TV-Complete Case Analysis

Percentage of children who eat dinner in front of the TV Mother report

Not applicable

Secondary

Child watch TV >60 minutes/day-Complete Case Analysis

Percentage of children watching TV for more than 60 minutes per day Mother report

Not applicable

Secondary

Food used as a reward-Complete Case Analysis

Percentage of mothers reporting they used food as a reward with child Mother report

Not applicable

Secondary

TV on during meal-Complete Case Analysis

Percentage of mothers reporting the TV is on during meals Mother report

Not applicable

Secondary
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