Effects of a dairy product fortified with multiple micronutrients and omega-3 fatty acids on birth weight and gestation duration in pregnant Chilean women.

@article{Mardones2008EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of a dairy product fortified with multiple micronutrients and omega-3 fatty acids on birth weight and gestation duration in pregnant Chilean women.},
  author={F. Josx00E9 Mardones and Mar{\'i}a Teresa Urrutia and Luis Miguel Villarroel and Alonso Rioseco and Oscar Castillo and Jaime Rozowski and Jos{\'e}-Luis Tapia and Gabriel Bast{\'i}as and Jorge Bacallao and Iv{\'a}n T Rojas},
  journal={Public health nutrition},
  year={2008},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={30-40}
}
OBJECTIVE To test the hypothesis that maternal food fortification with omega-3 fatty acids and multiple micronutrients increases birth weight and gestation duration, as primary outcomes. DESIGN Non-blinded, randomised controlled study. SETTING Pregnant women received powdered milk during their health check-ups at 19 antenatal clinics and delivered at two maternity hospitals in Santiago, Chile. SUBJECT Pregnant women were assigned to receive regular powdered milk (n = 477) or a milk… CONTINUE READING
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