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Nutritional epidemiology / Walter Willett.
Title:
Nutritional epidemiology / Walter Willett.
Personal Author:
Edition:
3rd ed.
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2013]
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
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