Emma Foster

Summary

Affiliation: University of Newcastle
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of estimates of food portion size using food photographs--the importance of using age-appropriate tools
    Emma Foster
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Public Health Nutr 9:509-14. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Children's estimates of food portion size: the effect of timing of dietary interview on the accuracy of children's portion size estimates
    E Foster
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, School of Clinical Medical Sciences, University of Newcastle, Room M1151, 1st Floor, William Leech Building, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4HH, UK
    Br J Nutr 99:185-90. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Children's estimates of food portion size: the development and evaluation of three portion size assessment tools for use with children
    E Foster
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, School of Clinical Medical Sciences, Newcastle University, Room M1151, 1st Floor, William Leech Building, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4HH, UK
    Br J Nutr 99:175-84. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Estimation of portion size in children's dietary assessment: lessons learnt
    E Foster
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:S45-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Packaged food intake by British children aged 0 to 6 years
    E Foster
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, Medical School, William Leech Building, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, UK
    Food Addit Contam Part A Chem Anal Control Expo Risk Assess 27:380-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Non-diabetic relatives of Type 2 diabetic families: dietary intake contributes to the increased risk of diabetes
    A J Adamson
    Human Nutrition Research Centre and School of Clinical Medical Sciences, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, UK
    Diabet Med 18:984-90. 2001
  7. doi request reprint Nutrition in advanced age: dietary assessment in the Newcastle 85+ study
    A J Adamson
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:S6-18. 2009

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of estimates of food portion size using food photographs--the importance of using age-appropriate tools
    Emma Foster
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Public Health Nutr 9:509-14. 2006
    ..Tools are available to assist subjects in providing an estimate of portion size and these include food photographs. The application of these tools in improving portion size estimation by children has not been investigated systematically...
  2. ncbi request reprint Children's estimates of food portion size: the effect of timing of dietary interview on the accuracy of children's portion size estimates
    E Foster
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, School of Clinical Medical Sciences, University of Newcastle, Room M1151, 1st Floor, William Leech Building, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4HH, UK
    Br J Nutr 99:185-90. 2008
    ..Under these conditions many children were able to estimate food portion size utilising perception, conceptualisation and memory skills...
  3. ncbi request reprint Children's estimates of food portion size: the development and evaluation of three portion size assessment tools for use with children
    E Foster
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, School of Clinical Medical Sciences, Newcastle University, Room M1151, 1st Floor, William Leech Building, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4HH, UK
    Br J Nutr 99:175-84. 2008
    ..Before practical application in assessment of dietary intake of children the tool would need to be expanded to cover a wider range of foods and to be validated in a 'real-life' situation...
  4. doi request reprint Estimation of portion size in children's dietary assessment: lessons learnt
    E Foster
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:S45-9. 2009
    ..This article presents a review and summary of a body of work carried out to improve the estimation of portion sizes consumed by children...
  5. doi request reprint Packaged food intake by British children aged 0 to 6 years
    E Foster
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, Medical School, William Leech Building, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, UK
    Food Addit Contam Part A Chem Anal Control Expo Risk Assess 27:380-8. 2010
    ..65 dm(2) kg(-1) for the infants under 1 year, 0.81 dm(2) kg(-1) for the 1-4-year-olds, and 0.66 dm(2) kg(-1) for the 4-6-year-olds. All 297 children had intakes that exceeded 0.1 dm(2) of packaging per kg of body weight assumption...
  6. ncbi request reprint Non-diabetic relatives of Type 2 diabetic families: dietary intake contributes to the increased risk of diabetes
    A J Adamson
    Human Nutrition Research Centre and School of Clinical Medical Sciences, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, UK
    Diabet Med 18:984-90. 2001
    ..This is assumed to reflect a shared genetic predisposition. The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that lifestyle factors, specifically dietary factors, are also important to the increased risk in non-diabetic relatives...
  7. doi request reprint Nutrition in advanced age: dietary assessment in the Newcastle 85+ study
    A J Adamson
    Human Nutrition Research Centre, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:S6-18. 2009
    ..This paper describes a comparison of two different methods of dietary assessment within the Newcastle 85+ Study; a UK cohort study of health and ageing in the oldest old...