Validation of a culturally appropriate quantitative food frequency questionnaire for Inuvialuit population in the Northwest Territories, Canada.

@article{Pakseresht2010ValidationOA,
  title={Validation of a culturally appropriate quantitative food frequency questionnaire for Inuvialuit population in the Northwest Territories, Canada.},
  author={Mohammadreza Pakseresht and Sangita Sharma},
  journal={Journal of human nutrition and dietetics : the official journal of the British Dietetic Association},
  year={2010},
  volume={23 Suppl 1},
  pages={75-82}
}
BACKGROUND The estimation of dietary intake in population-based studies is often assessed by a food frequency questionnaire (FFQ). This present study aimed to establish the validity of a 142-item quantitative FFQ (QFFQ) developed to assess dietary intake in a population living in the Northwest Territories, Canada, and undergoing rapid nutrition transition. METHODS Sixty-four randomly selected Inuvialuit adults were recruited. The mean of one to three 24-h recalls was used as the reference to… CONTINUE READING