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Vitamin A problems in South East Asia with special reference to its impact on child health

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On the basis of data available, Asia has been traditionally considered the area at highest risk from xerophthalmia. To determine what constitutes the public health problem of xerophthalmia, incidence rates have been extrapolated from the comprehensive 1977–79 research study in Indonesia [1].

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  • Rich Food
  • Relative Dose Response
  • Night Blindness
  • Green Leafy Vegetable
  • Protein Energy Malnutrition

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Karyadi, D. (1990). Vitamin A problems in South East Asia with special reference to its impact on child health. In: Visser, H.K.A., Bindels, J.G. (eds) Child Nutrition in South East Asia. Eighth Nutricia Symposium. Springer, Dordrecht. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-009-1996-9_2

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