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Percent Energy From Fat Screener


Description

This short assessment instrument is used to estimate an individual's usual intake of percent energy from fat. The foods asked about in the instrument were selected because they were the most important predictors of variability in percent energy from fat among adults in the U.S. Department of Agriculture's 1989-1991 Continuing Survey of Food Intakes of Individuals.
Links to the Tool:
This tool is available at: http://appliedresearch.cancer.gov/diet/screeners/fat/

Developer

National Cancer Institute, Mission of the Risk Factor Monitoring & Methods Branch (RFMMB)

Funding Sources

National Cancer Institute; National Institutes of Health


QualityTool Topic

asp:qt-topic-replace-me


History

  • Release Date: 01/1996
  • Original Summary: 01/2009
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Last updated: October 09, 2013.