Tool Information: FFQ (6 months old)
|Full Nutrient||Usual; Retrospective||1 Week||Food Frequency Questionnaire||No||Detailed Information||Web Link|
This tool is a fully quantitative paper based food frequency questionnaire, which includes 34 questions and an open section. The questionnaire was developed for use in the Southampton Women Survey by assessing the diet of infants aged 6 months. This tool was validated once in 2008.
Updates to the food composition table and database mapping is required to use the dietary assessment tool due to reformulation of baby products in the UK since 2007.
Interviewers need to be trained.
Instructions on use
Instructions on how to use the dietary assessment tool can be found in the publications.
by-proxy: parents interviewed by a trained research nurse.
Instructions on how the dietary data was analysed can be found in the publications.
|Author||Year||Comparator||Lifestage||Sex||Number of Nutrients Validated||Mean Difference||Variance Measured||Correlation Coefficients||Percentage Agreement||Limits of Agreement||Special Considerations||Action|
|Marriot||2008||Weighed Food Diary||Infants and toddlers||Both||23||✓||✓||✓||The infants were the offspring of the women that were recruited in the Southampton Women Survey (SWS). The infants were born between 1998 and 2003.||Detailed Information||Web Link|