CHOosing Interventions that are Cost Effective (WHO-CHOICE)

WHO-CHOICE Interventions

Iron Deficiency Anaemia

  • More Information
    Details on methods:
    Baltussen R, Knai C, Sharan M (October 2004)
    Iron Fortification and iron supplementation are cost-effective interventions to reduce iron deficiency in four sub-regions of the world
    Journal of Nutrition, 134: 2678-2684
  • Cost-Effectiveness Results

IRD-1 Iron supplementation 50%
IRD-2 Iron supplementation 80%
IRD-3 Iron supplementation 95%
IRD-4 Iron fortification 50%
IRD-5 Iron fortification 80%
IRD-6 Iron fortification 95%