Tool Information: FFQ (Food stores)
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This tool is a semi-quantitive food frequency questionnaire containing 90-items including qualitative questions regarding food use and cooking practices. This tool was developed to measure usual frequencies of intake in elderly Australians. The tool was used for a postal survey of nearly 2,200 people slected at random from electoral rolls of metropolitan Adelaide, South Australia. The validation study was carried out in 1986.
Seasonality of many food items were taken into account.
Instructions on use
Instuctions on how the dietary data was analysed can be found in the publications and website