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Special Issue: Multiple Micronutrient Supplementation in Pregnancy

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Special Issue: Multiple Micronutrient Supplementation in Pregnancy

Published: May 2019

Volume 1444

Published since 1824, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences is the Academy’s premier scientific publication.

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Benefits of supplementation with multiple micronutrients in pregnancy

Robert E. Black, Kathryn G. Dewey



Review of the evidence regarding the use of antenatal multiple micronutrient supplementation in low‐ and middle‐income countries

Megan W. Bourassa, Saskia J.M. Osendarp, Seth Adu‐Afarwuah, Saima Ahmed, Clayton Ajello, Gilles Bergeron, Robert Black, Parul Christian, Simon Cousens, Saskia de Pee, Kathryn G. Dewey, Shams El Arifeen, Reina Engle‐Stone, Alison Fleet, Alison D. Gernand, John Hoddinott, Rolf Klemm, Klaus Kraemer, Roland Kupka, Erin McLean, Sophie E. Moore, Lynnette M. Neufeld, Lars‐Åke Persson, Kathleen M. Rasmussen, Anuraj H. Shankar, Emily Smith, Christopher R. Sudfeld, Emorn Udomkesmalee, Stephen A. Vosti

The upper level: examining the risk of excess micronutrient intake in pregnancy from antenatal supplements

Alison D. Gernand



Replacing iron‐folic acid with multiple micronutrient supplements among pregnant women in Bangladesh and Burkina Faso: costs, impacts, and cost‐effectiveness

Reina Engle‐Stone, Sika M. Kumordzie, Laura Meinzen‐Dick, Stephen A. Vosti