Validation of overweight children's fruit and vegetable intake using plasma carotenoids.

Abstract

Assessing dietary intake in children is difficult and limited validated tools exist. Plasma carotenoids are nutritional biomarkers of fruit and vegetable intake and therefore suitable to validate reported dietary intakes. The aim of this study was to examine the comparative validity of a food frequency questionnaire (FFQ), completed by parents reporting… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/oby.2008.495

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@article{Burrows2009ValidationOO, title={Validation of overweight children's fruit and vegetable intake using plasma carotenoids.}, author={Tracy L Burrows and Janet M Warren and Kim Colyvas and Manohar L Garg and Clare E Collins}, journal={Obesity}, year={2009}, volume={17 1}, pages={162-8} }