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ERIC Number: EJ431954
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0022-4391
Observation in Assessment of Children's Dietary Practices.
Simons-Morton, Bruce G.; Baranowski, Tom
Journal of School Health, v61 n5 p204-07 May 1991
Advantages of direct observation are prominent in assessment of dietary intake by children, particularly those too young to recall diet accurately, and in situations in which self-report bias exists. The article describes the direct observation method (focusing on institutional settings) and reviews literature on the subject, noting methodological issues. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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Identifiers: Food Consumption