Treatment for iron deficiency anaemia with a combined supplementation of iron, vitamin A and zinc in women of Dinajpur, Bangladesh

@article{Kolsteren1999TreatmentFI,
  title={Treatment for iron deficiency anaemia with a combined supplementation of iron, vitamin A and zinc in women of Dinajpur, Bangladesh},
  author={Patrick Kolsteren and SR Rahman and K Hilberbrand and A Dintz},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
  year={1999},
  volume={53},
  pages={102-106}
}
Objective:The study was set up to determine to what extent the addition of a supplement of vitamin A alone or in combination with zinc would improve standard iron treatment and correction of iron deficiency anaemia.Design: 216 non-pregnant anaemic women of 15–45 years of age with haemoglobin levels ≤100 g/l were randomly assigned to three treatment groups… CONTINUE READING