NutriScale: Key Figures for Daily Food Choices


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In this paper the NutriScale-Algorithm is described. NutriScale interprets meals and calculates health related scores. It is based on a food pyramid, which was created by the German Nutrition Society according to existing food related and evidence based medical guidelines. Furthermore various food related mobile phone apps and professional desktop applications were analyzed to figure out, what functionality and data sources are appropriate to create such a promising key figure for food selection like NutriScale.



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Jörg Franke and Markus Michl




J. Bauer et al., "NutriScale: Key Figures for Daily Food Choices", Advanced Engineering Forum, Vol. 19, pp. 156-163, 2016

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October 2016




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