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A 10-Food Group Dietary Diversity Score Outperforms a 7-Food Group Score in Characterizing Seasonal Variability and Micronutrient Adequacy in Rural Zambian Children.

Sameera A Talegawkar, Bess L Caswell, Keith P West, Amanda C Palmer, Ward Siamusantu
Dietary diversity scores and dichotomous indicators derived from them are widely used to assess dietary quality, and specific scoring methods have been recommended for women and 6- to 23-mo-old children. However, there is no specific score recommended for older children and the effect of seasonal dietary changes on score performance is not well documented.

Publisher URL: http://doi.org/10.1093/jn/nxx011

DOI: 10.1093/jn/nxx011

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