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Tool Information: FFQ (Prospective cohort study on diet and cancer)

Full Nutrient, Food Groups Retrospective 1 year Food Frequency Questionnaire No


This tool is a semi-quantitative, self-admininstered FFQ consisting of 150 food items. The tool was designed to assess habitual consumption of the 150 food items. The questionnaire was evaluated by using an error index.

Contact Information info

R.A. Goldbohm, TNO Toxicology and Nutrition Institute. P.O. Box 360, 3700 AJ Zeist, The

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Special Considerations

An English translation of the FFQ is available on request

Last Updated info


Software Required

Not reported

Training Required

Not reported

Instructions on use

Not reported

Administration Method

Self administered

Data Analysis

Instructions on how to use the dietary assessment tool can be found in the publications

Author Year Comparator Lifestage Sex Number of Nutrients Validated Mean Difference Variance Measured info Correlation Coefficients Percentage Agreement Limits of Agreement Special Considerations Action
Goldbohm 1993 Estimated Food Diary Adults Both 18 Subjects were a subgroup of a large-scale prospective cohort study on dietary habits and cancer in the Netherlands. Cohort included both males and females. Study results not categorised into gender.
  • T187 - Goldbohm. FFQ Prospect study diet and cancer FileType: pdf, Download Number of downloads: 0

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