Iodine Deficiency in Zhejiang Pregnant Women in the Context of Universal Salt Iodization Programme

@inproceedings{Wang2018IodineDI,
  title={Iodine Deficiency in Zhejiang Pregnant Women in the Context of Universal Salt Iodization Programme},
  author={Zhifang Wang and Mingluan Xing and Wenming Zhu and Guangming Mao and Zhe Mo and Yuanyang Wang and Zhijian Chen and Xiaoming Lou and Shichang Xia and Xiaofeng Wang},
  booktitle={Scientific Reports},
  year={2018}
}
Zhejiang introduced universal salt iodization (USI) programme in 1995 and has achieved the goal of elimination of iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) since 2011. However, no systematical data of iodine nutritional status in population in pregnancy is available. In this cross-sectional study, pregnant women were interviewed to complete questionnaires in… CONTINUE READING