Letter to the Editor | Published:

Nutritional epidemiology data should be analyzed by nutritional epidemiologists

International Journal of Obesity volume 39, page 1180 (2015) | Download Citation

Access optionsAccess options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.


All prices are NET prices.


  1. 1.

    , , , , , et al. Energy balance measurement: when something is not better than nothing. Int J Obes (Lond) 2014. e-pub ahead of print 13 November 2014; doi:10.1038/ijo.2014.199.

  2. 2.

    , , . Adjustment for total energy intake in epidemiologic studies. Am J Clin Nutr 1997; 65: 1220S–1228S.

  3. 3.

    , . Implications of total energy intake for epidemiologic analyses. In: Nutritional Epidemiology. Willet Wed. Oxford University Press: New York, 1998, pp 273–301.

  4. 4.

    , , , . Is macronutrient composition of dietary intake data affected by underreporting? Results from the EPIC-Potsdam Study. European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition. Eur J Clin Nutr 1998; 52: 119–126.

Download references

Author information


  1. USDA/ARS Children’s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

    • A C Frazier-Wood


  1. Search for A C Frazier-Wood in:

Competing interests

The author declares no conflict of interest.

Corresponding author

Correspondence to A C Frazier-Wood.

About this article

Publication history




Further reading