Folic acid prevents neural tube defects: international comparison of awareness among obstetricians/gynecologists and urologists.

@article{Kondo2007FolicAP,
  title={Folic acid prevents neural tube defects: international comparison of awareness among obstetricians/gynecologists and urologists.},
  author={Atsuo Kondo and Osamu Kamihira and Momokazu Gotoh and Hideo Ozawa and Tchun Yong Lee and Alex T-L Lin and Seung-Ryong Kim and Ho-Hsiung Lin},
  journal={The journal of obstetrics and gynaecology research},
  year={2007},
  volume={33 1},
  pages={63-7}
}
AIM It has been suggested that periconceptional intake of folic acid prevents risks of having fetuses afflicted with neural tube defects. We aim to internationally investigate knowledge of the role of folic acid and attitudes toward the life-style of young women of child-bearing age among obstetricians/gynecologists and urologists. METHODS A questionnaire was sent to obstetricians/gynecologists and urologists residing in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, North America, Europe, Australia and New… CONTINUE READING