Methods for Estimating Usual Intake DistributionsAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition
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AbstractAssessments of dietary adequacy should rely on estimating usual nutrient intake distributions. Such estimates for a population may be obtained from data collected in dietary surveys. We propose a semiparametric approach to transform the observed intake data, which are not normally distributed, into normality and to remove the dependence between individual intake means and variances.
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Citation InformationAlicia L. Carriquiry, Helen H. Jensen, Wayne A. Fuller and P. Guenther. "Methods for Estimating Usual Intake Distributions" American Journal of Clinical Nutrition Vol. 59 Iss. 1(S) (1994) p. 305S
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