Copper status of Indian pregnant women of low socio-economic group and its effect on the outcome of pregnancy.

@article{Anand1981CopperSO,
  title={Copper status of Indian pregnant women of low socio-economic group and its effect on the outcome of pregnancy.},
  author={Sonia Taj Anand and Ravi Mittal and Umesh K. Bhargava and Sheila C. Vir},
  journal={International journal for vitamin and nutrition research. Internationale Zeitschrift fur Vitamin- und Ernahrungsforschung. Journal international de vitaminologie et de nutrition},
  year={1981},
  volume={51 4},
  pages={410-5}
}
Copper status of 109 women, (36 nonpregnant, 17 in the first trimester, 17 in the second trimester of pregnancy and 39 in the postpartum period) and its effect on the outcome of pregnancy was evaluated by a cross-sectional study. The results documented a low intake of copper--1.2 mg-1.5 mg, by the women and a statistically significant correlation (P less… CONTINUE READING