Tool Information: FFQ (Mediterranean Diet-Elderly)
|Full Nutrient, 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 137 food items. The questionnaire was developed to measure habitual food and nutrient intake and to be used in the PREDIMED Study. The reproducibility and validity of the tool was evaluated in an elderly population.
The FFQ was adapted from a previously validated Spanish FFQ (Martin-Moreno et al., 1993).
Instructions on use
Instructions on use is provided on the tool.
Brief guidance on how dietary data was analysed (and transformed) can be found on 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|
|Fernandez-Ballart||2010||Estimated Food Diary||Adults, Elderly||Both||20||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓||Participants from the PREDIMED Study||Detailed Information||Web Link|