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Table 2 List of Evaluation Measures

From: Family Spirit Nurture (FSN) – a randomized controlled trial to prevent early childhood obesity in American Indian populations: trial rationale and study protocol

  Pregnancy Postpartum
Baseline 36 weeks gestation 2
weeks post-partum (pp)
2* months pp 4 months pp 6* months pp 9 months pp 12* months pp 18* months pp 24*
months pp
Self-Report Interviews
 1. Maternal Demographics 15 min X X X X   X   X   X
 2. Child Feeding Assessment [70] 10–20 min    X X X X X X X X
 3. Maternal Beverage Intake Questionnaire [70] 5 min X X   X   X   X X X
 4. U.S. Household Food Security Survey [71] 3–10 min X    X   X   X X X
 5. Brief Infant Sleep Questionnaire (BISQ) [72] 5 min     X   X   X X X
Self-Reports
 6. Current Eating Environment Assessment 5 min     X   X   X   X
 7. Infant Responsive Feeding Scale [73] 5 min     X   X   X   
 8. Toddler Responsive Feeding Scale [73] 5 min           X
 9. Baby Eating Behavior Questionnaire [74] 5 min       X     
 10. Children’s Eating Behavior Questionnaire – Toddler [75] 5 min         X   
 11. Perceptions of Growth Scale [76] 3 min     X   X   X   X
 12. Child Physical Activity Assessment 5 min     X X X X X X X
 13. Knowledge Questionnaire - Maternal Nutrition, Feeding and Physical Activity Practices 10 min X    X   X   X X X
 14. Water Availability Assessment [77] 5 min X    X   X   X   X
 15. Perceived Stress Scale [78, 79] 3 min X    X   X   X X X
 16. Centers for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale-Revised (CESDR-10) [80] 5 min X X X X   X   X X X
 17. Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test (ASSIST) [81, 82] 5 min X        X   X
 18. Mastery Scale [83, 84] 5 min X    X   X   X   X
 19. Infant Temperament [76] 3 min     X X X X    
 20. Brief Infant Toddler Social Emotional Assessment (BITSEA) [85] 10 min         X X X
 21. Participant Satisfaction Questionnaire 10 min          X  
 22. Injury Assessment 10 min X        X X X
Observations Completed by Study Staff
 23. Toddler Physical Activity Assessment (Accelerometer) [48] 10 min          X X
24. Maternal Height and Weight 5 min X    X*     X*   X
25. Child Weight and Length 5 min    X X X X X X X X
26. Home Safety Environment Scan 5–30 min   X X     X X   X
Specimen Collection
27. Blood Sample Collection – Mothers 5 min    X (delivery)    X     
28. Blood Sample Collection – Infants 5 min    X (delivery)    X   X   
Process Form Completed by Study Staff
29. Session Summary Form No participant time burden ADMINISTERED AT ALL VISITS
Medical Chart Reviews
30. Maternal Medical Chart Review No participant time burden THROUGHOUT THE STUDY PERIOD
31. Child Medical Chart Review
Total Participant Time Burden** (min): 58 min 30 min 75 min 104 min 28 min 114 min 43 min 151 min 98 min 151 min
  1. *Maternal weight only will be collected at these time points
  2. **The 2-month, 6-month, 12-month, 18-month and 24-month assessments are completed in two sittings, to reduce participant burden. The interviews and observations are completed in the first sitting, and the self-report assessments are completed one week later