Determination of discretionary salt intake in rural Guatemala and Benin to determine the iodine fortification of salt required to control iodine deficiency disorders: studies using lithium-labeled salt.

A. Melse-Boonstra, M. Rozendaal, H. Rexwinkel, J.W. Gerichhausen, T. van den Briel, J. Bulux, N.W. Solomons, C.E. West

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28 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)636-641
JournalAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Publication statusPublished - 1998


  • Benin
  • Boys
  • Guatemala
  • Iodine deficiency disorders
  • Iodine fortification program
  • Lithium-marker technique
  • Salt consumption
  • Women

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