Tool Information: Short Form FFQ
|Macronutrient, Food Groups||Usual; Retrospective||Week/Month||Food Frequency Questionnaire||No||Detailed Information||Web Link|
This tool is an non-quantitative, paper based, short food frequency questionnaire, which includes 25 food items and focuses on fruit, vegetables, fibre-rich foods, high fat and high-sugar foods, meat, meat products and fish. The aim of the tool was to measure diet quality for population surveys. The tool was validated in 2016.
The SFFFQ measures dietary quality and estimates a dietary quality score (DQS). An excel spreadsheet which calculates the DQS can be found on the Tool Resources tab.
Yes for data analysis. The Dietary Quality Score can be calculated in Excel
Instructions on use
Instructions on use can be found on the tool
Data was analysed using an in-house nutrient analysis programme called Diet and Nutrition Tool for Evaluation (DANTE). The DQS was calculated in an in-house Excel spreadsheet, which is available for use on the Nutritools website.
|Author||Year||Comparator||Lifestage||Sex||Number of Nutrients Validated||Mean Difference||Variance Measured||Correlation Coefficients||Percentage Agreement||Limits of Agreement||Special Considerations||Action|
|Cleghorn||2016||Food Frequency Questionnaire||Adults||Both||2||✓||✓||✓||✓||N/A||Detailed Information||Web Link|
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