Tool Information: FFQ (Pregnant Women)
|Micronutrient, Food Groups||Usual; Retrospective||1 Year||Food Frequency Questionnaire||No||Detailed Information||Web Link|
This tool is a paper based, semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire, which includes up to 101 food items. The questioannire was developed to assess usual dietary intake during pregnancy in Spanish women. The tool has been validated once against biochemical biomarkers in 2013.
The FFQ was a modified version from a previous FFQ based on a Harvard questionnaire. The specific food items included in the food groups were representative of the Spanish Diet.
Nutritionist preferred to administer questionnaire
Instructions on use
Instructions and illustrative examples are available upon request
Interview and Self-administered
Instructions on how the dietary data was analysed can be found in the publication
|Author||Year||Comparator||Lifestage||Sex||Number of Nutrients Validated||Mean Difference||Variance Measured||Correlation Coefficients||Percentage Agreement||Limits of Agreement||Special Considerations||Action|
|Vioque||2013||Biomarkers||Adults||Female Only||11||✓||✓||Pregnant women||Detailed Information||Web Link|