Neural tube defects and periconceptional folic acid

Kadir, Rezan A.; Economides, Demetrios L.
August 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/6/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 3, p255
Academic Journal
Comments on studies in this issue concerning the impact of folic acid on neural tube defects (NTD). Periconceptional folic acid supplementation, which has been shown to be effective in trials; Food fortification with folic acid; Benefits of folic acid supplementation, including prevention of miscarriage.


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