Using Two Different Approaches to Assess Dietary Patterns: Hypothesis-Driven and Data-Driven Analysis

@inproceedings{Previdelli2016UsingTD,
  title={Using Two Different Approaches to Assess Dietary Patterns: Hypothesis-Driven and Data-Driven Analysis},
  author={{\'A}gatha Nogueira Previdelli and Samantha Caesar de Andrade and Regina Mara Fisberg and Dirce Maria Lobo Marchioni},
  booktitle={Nutrients},
  year={2016}
}
The use of dietary patterns to assess dietary intake has become increasingly common in nutritional epidemiology studies due to the complexity and multidimensionality of the diet. Currently, two main approaches have been widely used to assess dietary patterns: data-driven and hypothesis-driven analysis. Since the methods explore different angles of dietary… CONTINUE READING