Tool Information: FFQ (Qatar)
|Full Nutrient, Food Groups||Prospective||1 Year||Food Frequency Questionnaire||No||Detailed Information||Web Link|
This tool is a validated paper-based quantitative food frequency questionnaire (FFQ)， which includes 111 food items. This quantitative culturally sensitive FFQ was created for Qatari adults and validated with three 24 h diet recall.
The Diet History Questionnaire II of the US National Cancer Institute was translated to Arabic language, back-translated to English, pilot tested, and then modified accordingly to be used in Qatari setting.
Interviewers need to be trained
Instructions on use
Instructions on how to use the dietary assessment
Interviewer-administered：FFQ data collection was done via face-to-face interviews conducted by trained nutritionist to help participants complete the questionnaire.
Instructions on how the dietary data was analysed can be found in the publications.
|Author||Year||Comparator||Lifestage||Sex||Number of Nutrients Validated||Mean Difference||Variance Measured||Correlation Coefficients||Percentage Agreement||Limits of Agreement||Special Considerations||Action|
|Bawadi||2021||24hr Recall||Adults||Both||30||✓||✓||A convenient sample of healthy Qataris were recruited from family members of Qatar University students.||Detailed Information||Web Link|