Conheça o livro e compre online. Nutritional Anemias – Ramakrishnan, Usha – ISBN: 0849385695.
Anemias resulting from nutritional factors constitute the largest nutrition health problem affecting populations in both developed and developing nations. ‘Nutritional Anemias’ examines these anemias in detail and offers a balanced approach that includes current research findings on the etiology and consequences of this important problem. This authoritative contribution discusses intervention strategies, namely fortification, food-based strategies, and control of helminth infection in the prevention of nutritional anemia. It also examines supplementation; the problems of compliance with iron during pregnancy, benefits of weekly vs. daily use, and multinutrients. With a critical review and analysis of successes and failures, ‘Nutritional Anemias’ includes lessons learned from past and ongoing programs as well as current controversies. This new reference is a timely and valuable resource.