Neighbourhood di V erences in diet : the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities ( ARIC ) Study

@inproceedings{DiezRoux1999NeighbourhoodDV,
  title={Neighbourhood di V erences in diet : the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities ( ARIC ) Study},
  author={Ana V. Diez-Roux and F Javier Nieto and Laura Caulfield and Hermann A Tyroler and Robert L. Watson and Moys{\'e}s Szklo},
  year={1999}
}
Study objective—To investigate whether neighbourhood characteristics are related to dietary patterns independently of individual level variables. Design—A cross sectional analysis of the relation between neighbourhood median household income and food and nutrient intakes, before and after adjustment for individual level variables. Setting—Four United States communities (Washington Co, MD; Suburban Minneapolis, MN; Forsyth Co, NC, and Jackson, MS). Participants—13 095 adults aged 45 to 64 years… CONTINUE READING