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Oral iron supplements for children in malaria-endemic areas

  1. Joseph U Okebe2,
  2. Dafna Yahav3,
  3. Rana Shbita3,
  4. Mical Paul1,*

Editorial Group: Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group

Published Online: 5 OCT 2011

Assessed as up-to-date: 29 JUN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006589.pub3


How to Cite

Okebe JU, Yahav D, Shbita R, Paul M. Oral iron supplements for children in malaria-endemic areas. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD006589. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006589.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Infectious Diseases Unit, Tel Aviv, Israel

  2. 2

    Medical Research Council Unit, Banjul, Gambia

  3. 3

    Beilinson Hospital, Rabin Medical Center, Department of Medicine E, Petah Tikva, Israel

*Mical Paul, Infectious Diseases Unit, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, 49100, Israel. paulm@post.tau.ac.il. mica@zahav.net.il; MichalP2@clalit.org.il; paulm@post.tau.ac.il.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 5 OCT 2011

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