TITLE

Vitamin A and maternal mortality

AUTHOR(S)
Althaus, Frances
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
International Family Planning Perspectives;Jun99, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the abstract entitled `Double blind, cluster randomized trial of low dose supplementation with vitamin A or beta carotene on mortality related to pregnancy in Nepal,' by K.P. West Jr. et al published in the 1999 issue `British Medical Journal'. Ratio of deaths among women taking vitamin A versus beta carotene; Percent likelihood of death among vitamin users versus placebo.
ACCESSION #
1920886

 

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