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Diet Quality of Omnivores, Vegans and Vegetarians as Measured by the Healthy Eating Index 2010 and the Rapid Eating and Activity Assessment for Participants Short Version

Abstract Diet quality is closely intertwined with overall health status and deserves close examination. Healthcare providers are stretched thin in the current stressed system and would benefit from a validated tool for rapid assessment of diet quality. The Rapid Eating and Activity Assessment for Participants Short Version (REAP-S) represents one such option. The objective of the current study was to evaluate the effectiveness of the REAP-S and Healthy Eating Index 2010 (HEI-2010) for scoring the diet quality of omnivorous, vegetarian and vegan diets. Eighty-one healthy male and female subjects with an average age of 30.9 years completed the REAP-S as well as a 24-hour dietary recall. REAP-S and HEI-2010 scores were calculated for each subject and e... (more)
Created Date 2015
Contributor Bliss, Courtney (Author) / Johnston, Carol (Advisor) / Tasevska, Natasha (Committee member) / Levinson, Simin (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Nutrition / Diet Quality / Healthy Eating Index / Omnivore / Vegan / Vegetarian
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 78 pages
Language English
Reuse Permissions All Rights Reserved
Note Masters Thesis Nutrition 2015
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS

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