Tool Information: FFQ (MetaCardis France)
|Full Nutrient, Food Groups||Retrospective; Usual||1 year||Food Frequency Questionnaire||No||Detailed Information||Web Link|
This tool is a semi-quantitative, online food frequency questionnaire used in the MetaCardis Study. There are 3 versions available : French, German and Danish available in the relevant language consisting of 159, 143 and 153 items, respectively. The French FFQ was validated in 2016.
The FFQ layout and format was based on the EPIC-Norfolk FFQ whereas, the item list was based on the French SU.VI.MAX FFQ, the German EPIC FFQ and the Danish Inter99 FFQ according to the country to allow country-specific food items.
Computer and internet use if the online version is being used
Training sessions were provided
Instructions on use
Instructions/standard procedures for data collection and review were created
Instructions on how to use the dietary assessment tool can be found in 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|
|Verger||2016||24hr Recall||Adults, Elderly||Both||27||✓||✓||✓||✓||All following results relate to the French FFQ only. Participants were recruited from hospitals. The design of the relative validity study is not optimal.||Detailed Information||Web Link|