Staff Publications

Staff Publications

  • external user (warningwarning)
  • Log in as
  • language uk
  • About

    'Staff publications' is the digital repository of Wageningen University & Research

    'Staff publications' contains references to publications authored by Wageningen University staff from 1976 onward.

    Publications authored by the staff of the Research Institutes are available from 1995 onwards.

    Full text documents are added when available. The database is updated daily and currently holds about 240,000 items, of which 72,000 in open access.

    We have a manual that explains all the features 

Record number 431962
Title EURRECA/WHO Workshop report: "Deriving micronutrient recommendations: updating best practices"
Author(s) Veer, P. van 't; Heseker, H.; Grammatikaki, E.; Benetou, V.; Gregoric, M.; Margaritis, I.; Raats, M.M.; Wijnhoven, T.M.A.
Source Annals of Nutrition & Metabolism 62 (2013)1. - ISSN 0250-6807 - p. 63 - 67.
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000345252
Department(s) Chair Nutrition and Disease
Human Nutrition (HNE)
VLAG
Publication type Refereed Article in a scientific journal
Publication year 2013
Abstract This paper describes the outcome of the workshop ‘Deriving Micronutrient Recommendations: Updating Best Practices’ which took place in Brussels in April 2012. The workshop was organised jointly by the European Micronutrient Recommendations Aligned (EURRECA) Network of Excellence and the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Europe. The delegates included, among others, representatives from nutrient recommendation setting bodies (NRSBs) across Europe. The current paper focuses on the gaps and needs of NRSBs as identified by the workshop participants: (i) practical tools and best practices to adapt dietary reference values, (ii) comparable nationally representative food consumption data (including updated and complete food composition databases), (iii) adequate financial resources and technical capacity, (iv) independence and transparency in expert selection, research conduct and communication of research results and (v) clear correspondence of terminology used at national levels.
Comments
There are no comments yet. You can post the first one!
Post a comment
 
Please log in to use this service. Login as Wageningen University & Research user or guest user in upper right hand corner of this page.