A Qualitative Study of Factors Influencing Initiation and Adherence to Micronutrient Supplementation Among Women of Reproductive Age in Vietnam.

@article{Nechitilo2016AQS,
  title={A Qualitative Study of Factors Influencing Initiation and Adherence to Micronutrient Supplementation Among Women of Reproductive Age in Vietnam.},
  author={Meredith Nechitilo and Phuong Hong Nguyen and Amy Webb-Girard and In{\'e}s Gonz{\'a}lez-Casanova and Reynaldo Martorell and Ann M Digirolamo and Usha Ramakrishnan},
  journal={Food and nutrition bulletin},
  year={2016},
  volume={37 4},
  pages={
          461-474
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Initiation and adherence are both critical challenges for micronutrient supplementation programs, especially during the preconceptional period. This study examines factors influencing initiation of supplement use and continued adherence among women participating in PRECONCEPT, a double-blind randomized controlled trial of preconception micronutrient supplementation. METHODS In-depth interviews were conducted with 39 participants during different periods (prepregnancy… CONTINUE READING
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