Lessons learned from the scaling-up of a weekly multimicronutrient supplementation program in the integrated food security program (PISA).

@article{Lechtig2006LessonsLF,
  title={Lessons learned from the scaling-up of a weekly multimicronutrient supplementation program in the integrated food security program (PISA).},
  author={Aar{\'o}n Lechtig and Rainer Gross and Oscar Aquino Vivanco and Ursula Gross and Daniel L{\'o}pez de Roma{\~n}a},
  journal={Food and nutrition bulletin},
  year={2006},
  volume={27 4 Suppl Peru},
  pages={S160-5}
}
BACKGROUND Weekly multimicronutrient supplementation was initiated as an appropriate intervention to protect poor urban populations from anemia. OBJECTIVE To identify the lessons learned from the Integrated Food Security Program (Programa Integrado de Seguridad Alimentaria [PISA]) weekly multimicronutrient supplementation program implemented in poor urban populations of Chiclayo, Peru. METHODS Data were collected from a 12-week program in which multimicronutrient supplements were provided… CONTINUE READING