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close this book Food Composition Data: A User's Perspective (1987)
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close this folder Report and recommendations of the conference
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close this folder Experiences with food composition data: the context
close this folder INFOODS: Background and current status
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View the document Growing need for and availability of information on components of foods
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View the document INFOODS - an international network of food data systems: a framework for discussion
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close this folder Data: the user context
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close this folder The INFOODS system
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close this folder The uses of food composition data
close this folder Need for a standardized nutrient data base in epidemiologic studies
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close this folder Epidemiological uses of food composition data in the European context
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close this folder NCI food data needs: impact on coding systems
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close this folder Food composition -a key to dietary appraisal and improvement in the United States
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close this folder Using food composition data to communicate nutrition to the consumer
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close this folder Nutrient composition data uses and needs of food companies
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close this folder Managing food composition data
close this folder Concerns of users of nutrient data bases
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close this folder Managing food composition data at the national level
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close this folder Maintaining a food composition data base for multiple research studies: the NCC food table
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close this folder Managing a nutrient data-base system: meeting users' needs and expectations
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close this folder International food composition data
close this folder Nutrient intake data calculated using food composition tables: factors affecting accuracy
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close this folder The status of food composition data in Asia
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close this folder Food composition data in Sweden and the nordic countries
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close this folder Food data in Canada: the Canadian nutrient file
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close this folder Other considerations
close this folder A system for evaluating the quality of published nutrient data: Selenium, a test case
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close this folder Consideration of food composition variability: What is the variance of the estimate of one-day intakes? Implications for setting priorities
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close this folder Dietary assessment methods used by the national health and nutrition examination surveys (NHANES)
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close this folder Systems considerations in the design of INFOODS
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Food Composition Data: A User's Perspective (1987)