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OBJECTIVE To assess the effectiveness of an antenatal service using community based breastfeeding peer support workers on initiation of breast feeding. DESIGN Cluster randomised controlled trial. SETTING Community antenatal clinics in one primary care trust in a multiethnic, deprived population. PARTICIPANTS 66 antenatal clinics with 2511 pregnant(More)
Zinc and prolactin levels were measured in 32 male haemodialysis patients; 12 were receiving 50 mg zinc per day as zinc acetate and 20 were not. Zinc-treated patients had significantly higher plasma zinc levels (134 +/- 10 micrograms/dl v 88 +/- 2 micrograms/dl) and lower serum prolactin levels (11 +/- 4 ng/ml v 29 +/- 7 ng/ml) than untreated patients.(More)
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