Prioritizing micronutrients for the purpose of reviewing their requirements: a protocol developed by EURRECA

  title={Prioritizing micronutrients for the purpose of reviewing their requirements: a protocol developed by EURRECA},
  author={A. Cavelaars and E. Doets and R. Dhonukshe-Rutten and M. Hermoso and S. Fairweather-Tait and B. Koletzko and M. Gurinovi{\'c} and L. A. Moreno and I. Çetin and C. Matthys and P. Veer and M. Ashwell and C. D. Groot},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
  • A. Cavelaars, E. Doets, +10 authors C. D. Groot
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • European Journal of Clinical Nutrition
  • Background:The EURRECA (EURopean micronutrient RECommendations Aligned) Network of Excellence ( is working towards the development of aligned recommendations. A protocol was required to assign resources to those micronutrients for which recommendations are most in need of alignment.Methods:Three important ‘a priori’ criteria were the basis for ranking micronutrients: (A) the amount of new scientific evidence, particularly from randomized controlled trials; (B) the public… CONTINUE READING
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