The prevalence and correlates of anaemia among young children and women of childbearing age in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates.

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During 1992 and 1993, 309 children aged 1-22 months (mo) and their mothers visiting an immunization facility in Al Ain city, Abu Dhabi Emirate, United Arab Emirates, were studied to (1) define blood haemoglobin (Hb) levels; (2) estimate the prevalence of anaemia; (3) examine the role of iron deficiency in causing anaemia; (4) identify the correlates of… (More)

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@article{Hossain1995ThePA, title={The prevalence and correlates of anaemia among young children and women of childbearing age in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates.}, author={Md Mehedi Hossain and Mehmet E. Bakir and R Nicholas Pugh and M. M. Sheekh-Hussen and S A Bin Ishaq and Douglas B Berg and B B S Lindblad}, journal={Annals of tropical paediatrics}, year={1995}, volume={15 3}, pages={227-35} }