|Tucker, Katherine - TUFTS/HNRCA|
Submitted to: Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition
Publication Type: Book / Chapter
Publication Acceptance Date: March 1, 2005
Publication Date: July 27, 2005
Citation: Tucker, K.L. 2005. Dietary surveys. Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition. p.27-32. Technical Abstract: Dietary surveys are used for multiple purposes. They range from measurement of food disappearance at the national level, to food use at the household level, to detailed multiple assessments of individual intake for linkage with health outcomes. Each of these methods has strengths and limitations, depending on the survey purpose.