Tool Information: FFQ (Fatty Acids & Antioxidants)
|Full Nutrient, Food Groups||Usual; Retrospective||1 Year||Food Frequency Questionnaire||No||Detailed Information||Web Link|
This tool is a food frequency questionnaire which includes 82 food items. The questionnaire was designed to assess the intake of energy, total fat, linoleic acid, PUFA, vitamin A, β-carotene, vitamin E and vitamin C in 10-year old children. The FFQ was validated against one 24-hour recall in 2009.
Tool was designed to assess fatty acid and antioxidant intakes as proxies of atopic diseases.
Instructions on use
Short instructions for participants are provided in the study
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|
|Stiegler||2009||24hr Recall||Children||Both||16||✓||✓||✓||✓||The subjects were a part of the GINI PLUS Study||Detailed Information||Web Link|