Tool Information: HEA 2 (Health Education Authority in Oxford)
|Macronutrient, Micronutrient, Food Groups||Usual; Retrospective||Day/Week||Food Frequency Questionnaire||No||Detailed Information||Web Link|
This tool is a semi-quantitative paper based food frequency questionnaire, comprising different food types (categories). The tool was was intended to measure the dietary intake of adults and the elderly over a day.Administration of the tool takes approximately 10 minutes and has been validated once in 1998.
HEA2 was identical in format to HEA1, but asked patients to assess dietary intake for an average day or week. An update to the food composition table is required.
Instructions on use
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|
|Little||1999||Weighed Food Diary||Adults, Elderly||Both||2||✓||Patients in a primary care setting||Detailed Information||Web Link|