[Analysis of the Spanish situation regarding folic acid/calcic folinate consumption for birth defects prevention].


BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Since 1992, the recommendation on the ingestion of folic acid (FA) to prevent congenital defects has become general in developed countries. In this paper, we analyze such a situation in Spain in most recent years. PATIENTS AND METHOD We used the information concerning mothers of infants selected as controls in the ECEMC database… (More)