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Consequences of poor maternal micronutrition before and during early pregnancy

Owens, Stephen and Fall, Caroline H.D. (2008) Consequences of poor maternal micronutrition before and during early pregnancy Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 102, (2), pp. 103-104. (doi:10.1016/j.trstmh.2007.09.018).

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In developing countries, micronutrient deficiencies are common and associated with poor pregnancy outcomes, which may in turn have longer-term effects on human health. The peri-conceptional period represents a particularly sensitive window of feto-placental development, during which suboptimal maternal micronutrition may have far-reaching consequences. The effects of targeted interventions during this period have been little studied in humans.

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Published date: February 2008
Keywords: micronutrients, vitamins, pregnancy, fetus, peri-conceptional, pre-conceptional


Local EPrints ID: 61411
ISSN: 0035-9203
PURE UUID: 42743a71-b822-4398-814d-24db1ef1f006

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Date deposited: 01 Apr 2009
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 14:22

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