[Determinant factors of anemia in children].

  title={[Determinant factors of anemia in children].},
  author={M{\^o}nica Maria Os{\'o}rio},
  journal={Jornal de pediatria},
  volume={78 4},
OBJECTIVE To present a review about the main determining factors of anemia in children under 5 years old. SOURCE OF DATA Information was used from articles published in indexed national and international scientific journals, technical books and publications from international organizations. SUMMARY OF THE FINDINGS Anemia constitutes the world's nutritional problem of the greater magnitude, and children under 5 years old represent one of the highest risk population groups. As with any public… CONTINUE READING