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Tool Information: FFQ (Castilla-La Mancha region)

Full Nutrient Usual; Retrospective Day/Week/Month Food Frequency Questionnaire No


This tool is a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire conataining 202 iteams grouped in 29 food groups typical of Spanish meals. The FFQ was designed to assess habitual eating habits of an adult population in Ciudad Real, Spain and thus identify any eating-related problems that could be targeted in subsequent interventions. This tool has been validated once in 2000.

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An updated food composition table for purposes of analysis is required

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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 info Correlation Coefficients Percentage Agreement Limits of Agreement Special Considerations Action
Fregapane 2000 Weighed Food Diary Adults Both 32 N/A