An investigation of vitamin and mineral supplement recommendation among first-trimester pregnancies


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Güler B., Bilgiç D., Okumus H., Yağcan H., Alan M.

JOURNAL OF PERINATAL MEDICINE, vol.47, no.9, pp.958-962, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/jpm-2019-0178
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF PERINATAL MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.958-962
  • Keywords: nutrient supplement, pregnancy, vitamins, FOLIC-ACID, ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE, COMPLEMENTARY, KNOWLEDGE
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: Healthy and balanced nutrition in pregnancy can affect the mother's and the fetus' health. Therefore, health professionals should provide information about this issue to pregnant women. The aim of the study was to examine the rate of vitamin and mineral supplement recommendation among first-trimester pregnant women.