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Dietary intake and a food-frequency instrument to evaluate a nutrition intervention for the Apache in Arizona.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17408518     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
OBJECTIVE: To demonstrate how dietary data collected from 24-hour dietary recalls were incorporated into the development of a quantitative food-frequency questionnaire (QFFQ) for the Apache in Arizona. DESIGN: A cross-sectional study was first conducted using 24-hour dietary recalls to identify foods for inclusion on a QFFQ that would be used to evaluate a nutrition intervention. SETTING: The White Mountain and San Carlos Apache reservations in East-central Arizona. SUBJECTS: The 24-hour dietary recalls were collected from a random sample of 53 adults (34 women and 19 men). RESULTS: A QFFQ was developed that included all foods reported by two or more respondents, plus traditional and seasonal foods. Portion size was assessed using familiar household units and culturally appropriate food models. The final instrument contains 155 foods. Frequency of consumption is assessed using eight categories ranking from 'never or less than once a month' to '2 or more times a day'. Nutrient intakes and the five major food sources of energy, fat and sugar are presented. CONCLUSION: The QFFQ developed is complete and up-to-date for assessing usual food and nutrient intake for the Apache in Arizona. The instrument will be used to evaluate a food store-based nutrition intervention to reduce risk of chronic diseases.
Authors:
Sangita Sharma; Xia Cao; Joel Gittelsohn; Jean Anliker; Becky Ethelbah; Benjamin Caballero
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.     Date:  2007-04-04
Journal Detail:
Title:  Public health nutrition     Volume:  10     ISSN:  1368-9800     ISO Abbreviation:  Public Health Nutr     Publication Date:  2007 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-08-09     Completed Date:  2007-10-23     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9808463     Medline TA:  Public Health Nutr     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  948-56     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Cancer Etiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, 1236 Lauhala Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA. gsharma@crch.hawaii.edu
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Arizona
Cross-Sectional Studies
Diet / standards*
Diet Surveys*
Dietary Carbohydrates / administration & dosage
Dietary Fats / administration & dosage
Energy Intake
Female
Food Habits*
Humans
Male
Mental Recall
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
Questionnaires / standards*
Reproducibility of Results
Seasons
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Dietary Carbohydrates; 0/Dietary Fats

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