Nutritional epidemiology / Walter Willett.

Title
Nutritional epidemiology / Walter Willett.

Personal Author
Willett, Walter.

Edition
3rd ed.

Publication
Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2013]

Copyright

Publication Date
2013

ISBN
9780199754038

Series
Monographs in epidemiology and biostatistics ;

Bibliography Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents
Overview of nutritional epidemiology -- Foods and nutrients / Nature of variation in diet -- 24-hour recall and diet record methods / Food frequency methods -- Reproducibility and validity of food-frequency questionnaires / Recall of remote diet -- Biochemical indicators of dietary intake / Anthropometric measures and body composition / Assessment of physical activity in nutritional epidemiology / Implications of total energy intake for epidemiologic analyses -- Correction for the effects of measurement error -- Issues in analysis and presentation of dietary data -- Genetics in dietary analyses -- Nutrition monitoring and surveillance / Policy applications -- Vitamin A and lung cancer / Dietary fat and breast cancer -- Diet and coronary heart disease / Folic acid and neural tube defects / Future research directions.

Content Type
text

Carrier Type
volume

Local Note
MUW-Ordered by Graduate Health and Kinesiology.

Language
English

Subject
Nutritionally induced diseases -- Epidemiology.
 
Diet in disease -- Research -- Methodology.
 
Nutrition surveys -- Methodology.
 
Nutrition -- Research -- Methodology.


LibraryCall NumberMaterial TypeStatus
MUW-LibraryRA645 .N87 W54 2013BookCirculating Collection