A food frequency questionnaire for youth: psychometric analysis and summary of eating habits in adolescents.

@article{Speck2001AFF,
  title={A food frequency questionnaire for youth: psychometric analysis and summary of eating habits in adolescents.},
  author={Barbara J Speck and Chyrise B Bradley and Joanne S. Harrell and Michael J Belyea},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={16-25}
}
PURPOSE To examine the reliability and validity of the Eating Habits Questionnaire (EHQ) for adolescents and assess eating habits in the context of the Food Pyramid. METHODS Subjects were 446 students (81.2% female) attending three middle schools (sixth to eighth grades). Over half (56.9%) were African-American. Reliability was assessed with 48-h and 2-week retests on two subsamples (n = 62) and validity was assessed by comparison with three 24-h recalls on an additional subsample (n = 24… CONTINUE READING

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