Multiple micronutrient supplementation during pregnancy in low-income countries: review of methods and characteristics of studies included in the meta-analyses.

Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, UK.
Food and nutrition bulletin (Impact Factor: 1.5). 12/2009; 30(4 Suppl):S517-26.
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ABSTRACT This paper reports on the methods and characteristics of 12 studies from developing countries included in a meta-analysis of the impact of antenatal supplements of multiple micronutrients compared with iron-folic acid on micronutrient status, maternal nutritional status, birth outcomes, and neonatal survival.

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