Effects of an iron supplementation trial on the Fe status of Thai schoolchildren.
A double-blind clinical trial was conducted among 9- to 11-year-old childrenin sixteen schools in the Chon Buri province of Thailand to assess the effects of an iron supplement combined with an anthelminthic agent (i.e. albendazole).
In addition to the albendazole, Fe or placebo tablets were distributed to 2268 children enrolled in grades three to five without knowledge of the Fe status of the children.
Mots-clés Pascal : Enfant, Homme, Thaïlande, Asie, Traitement, Chimiothérapie, Prévention, Albendazole, Anthelminthique, Elément minéral, Fer, Etat nutritionnel
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Child, Human, Thailand, Asia, Treatment, Chemotherapy, Prevention, Anthelmintic, Inorganic element, Iron, Nutritional status
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 92-0586387
Code Inist : 002B29B. Création : 199406.