Maternal knowledge, attitude and practice on folic acid intake among Arabian Qatari women


Bener A. , AL MAADID M., AL-BAST D., AL-MARRI S.

REPRODUCTIVE TOXICOLOGY, cilt.21, ss.21-25, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 21 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.reprotox.2005.07.004
  • Dergi Adı: REPRODUCTIVE TOXICOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.21-25

Özet

Background: Periconceptional folic acid supplementation is effective in preventing primary and secondary neural tube defects (NTDs) and other congenital defects. It is important to estimate folate intake and knowledge in women of child-bearing age, in relation to risk of congenital anomalies.