Diet patterns of lactovegetarian adolescent girls: need for devising recipes with high zinc bioavailability.

@article{Tupe2010DietPO,
  title={Diet patterns of lactovegetarian adolescent girls: need for devising recipes with high zinc bioavailability.},
  author={Rama Tupe and Shashi Ajit Chiplonkar},
  journal={Nutrition},
  year={2010},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={
          390-8
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Populations subsisting on plant foods are believed to be at a high risk of mineral deficiencies. The aim of the present study was to examine the diet patterns of vegetarian adolescent girls for zinc adequacy and devise recipes to improve bioavailable zinc intakes. METHODS A cross-sectional survey was carried out in 630 schoolgirls (10-16 y old) from Pune, India, from 2006 to 2007. Diet was assessed by a 24-h recall method on 3 random days. Diet patterns were identified by principal… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 17 CITATIONS

Dietary patterns in India: a systematic review

VIEW 4 EXCERPTS
CITES RESULTS & BACKGROUND
HIGHLY INFLUENCED