• Development, validity and reproducibility of a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire for the assessment of antioxidant vitamins intake in Lebanon

    7 days ago - By Nutrition JRNL

    The growing interest in the possible role of antioxidant vitamins in many pathologies (such as Alzheimer's disease , cancer , cardiovascular disease ...) make the development of methods to evaluate the intake of these vitamins necessary. Different tools exist to evaluate the dietary intakes of an individual or a population such as FFQs, 24HR and dietary journals. FFQ is the most commonly used tool in epidemiological studies and large-scale surveys to assess long-term nutritional exposure and determine the usual food intakes of specific foods or nutrients .
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