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A Diet Quality Index for Pregnancy Detects Variation in Diet and Differences by Sociodemographic Factors

Citation

Bodnar, Lisa Marie & Siega-Riz, Anna Maria (2002). A Diet Quality Index for Pregnancy Detects Variation in Diet and Differences by Sociodemographic Factors. Public Health Nutrition, 5(6), 801-9.

Abstract

Objective: Methods currently used to assess nutritional status during pregnancy have limitations if one wishes to examine the overall quality of the diet. A Diet Quality Index for Pregnancy (DQI-P) was developed to reflect current nutritional recommendations for pregnancy and national dietary guidelines.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1079/PHN2002348

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Public Health Nutrition

Author(s)

Bodnar, Lisa Marie
Siega-Riz, Anna Maria

Year Published

2002

Volume Number

5

Issue Number

6

Pages

801-9

Reference ID

2033