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Chapter 22: Efficacy and Safety of Iodine Fortification [2018]

Title: Chapter 22: Efficacy and Safety of Iodine Fortification
Author: Michael B Zimmermann

In: Food Fortification in a Globalized World, 1st Edition.
Editors: M.G.Venkatesh Mannar and Richard Hurrell
Published Date: 20th June 2018
eBook ISBN: 9780128028971

Chapter Outline
22.1 Introduction: The Iodine Deficiency Disorders
22.1.1 Diffuse Goiter and Mutinodular Toxic Goiter
22.1.2 Neurocognitive Impairment
22.2 Efficacy of Iodized Salt: National and Global Iodine Status
22.3 Nutritional Goitrogens That Influence Iodine Efficacy
22.4 Assessment of Iodine Status in Populations
22.5 The Safety of Iodized Salt Programs and the Effects of Iodine Excess
22.6 Conclusions
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Further Reading