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Micronutrient status in lactating mothers before and after introduction of fortified flour: cross-sectional surveys in Maela refugee camp.

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BACKGROUND: Deficiency of micronutrients is common in refugee populations. OBJECTIVES: Identify deficiencies and whether provided supplements and wheat flour fortified with 10 micronutrients impacts upon status among breast-feeding women from Maela refugee camp. METHODS: Two sequential cross-sectional studies were conducted in different groups of lactating mothers at 12 weeks postpartum. The first survey was before and the second 4-5 months after micronutrient fortified flour (MFF) had been p...

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10.1007/s00394-011-0226-z

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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Thailand/Laos MOP
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Thailand/Laos MOP
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Journal:
European journal of nutrition
Volume:
51
Issue:
4
Pages:
425-434
Publication date:
2012-06-05
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EISSN:
1436-6215
ISSN:
1436-6207
URN:
uuid:ad8cbf7b-c049-417a-9b05-83c31f493c19
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167530
Local pid:
pubs:167530

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