Evidence-based interventions for improvement of maternal and child nutrition: what can be done and at what cost?

@article{Bhutta2013EvidencebasedIF,
  title={Evidence-based interventions for improvement of maternal and child nutrition: what can be done and at what cost?},
  author={Z. Bhutta and Jai K. Das and A. Rizvi and Michelle F. Gaffey and the Maternal and Child Nutrition Study Group The Lancet Nutrition Interventions Review Group},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2013},
  volume={382},
  pages={452-477}
}
Maternal undernutrition contributes to 800,000 neonatal deaths annually through small for gestational age births; stunting, wasting, and micronutrient deficiencies are estimated to underlie nearly 3·1 million child deaths annually. Progress has been made with many interventions implemented at scale and the evidence for effectiveness of nutrition interventions and delivery strategies has grown since The Lancet Series on Maternal and Child Undernutrition in 2008. We did a comprehensive update of… CONTINUE READING
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