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Effect of mode of delivery of additional zinc (included in either a vitamin supplement or a fortified cereal porridge) on growth, morbidity and plasma zinc concentrations of young Peruvian children

Citation

Brown, K. H., Lopez de Romana, D., Arsenault, J. E., Peerson, J. M., & Penny, M. E. (2006). Effect of mode of delivery of additional zinc (included in either a vitamin supplement or a fortified cereal porridge) on growth, morbidity and plasma zinc concentrations of young Peruvian children. In [20], pp. A558–A558. .

Abstract

The effect of mode of delivery of additional zinc intake is unknown. We compared the physical growth, morbidity, and micronutrient status of 6–8 mo old Peruvian children with initial length-for-age Z-score, LAZ,