Nutrition

Guidelines for a national programme for the control of iodine deficiency disorders

in the Eastern Mediterranean Region

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Authors:
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean Regional

Publication details

Number of pages: 40
Publication date: 1988
Languages: English
ISBN: 92 9 021036 2

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Overview

Presents technical and practical guidelines that can help countries in the Eastern Mediterranean region develop national programmes for the control of iodine deficiency disorders. Guidelines respond to the alarming prevalence of iodine deficiency disorders in this part of the world, despite the availability of inexpensive, simple, and effective techniques for prevention and control.