Association of nutritional support programs with zinc deficiency in Colombian children: a cross-sectional study

Background: Zinc is an essential trace element that plays a key role in the immune, gastrointestinal, respiratory and nervous systems. In Colombia, a vast percentage of children live in low-income households with food insecurity and nutritional deficiencies, including zinc. In an effort to improve c...

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Autores Principales: Pinzón-Rondón, Ángela María, Hoyos-Martínez, Alfonso, Parra-Correa, Daniela, Pedraza-Flechas, Ana María, Ruiz-Sternberg, Ángela María
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: BMC Nutrition 2019
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/25094
https://doi.org/10.1186/s40795-019-0305-8