SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

Article References

OLIVEIRA, Julicristie Machado de  and  RONDO, Patrícia Helen de Carvalho. Evidências do impacto da suplementação de vitamina A no grupo materno-infantil. Cad. Saúde Pública [online]. 2007, vol.23, n.11, pp.2565-2575. ISSN 1678-4464.

    1. Tomkins A. Malnutrition, morbidity and mortality in children and their mothers. Proc Nutr Soc 2000; 59:135-46. [ Links ]

    2. West Jr. KP, Rice A, Sugimoto J. Tables on the global burden of vitamin A deficiency and xerophthalmia among preschool aged children and low vitamin A status, vitamin A deficiency and night blindness among pregnant women by WHO region. (acessado em 25/Out/2006). [ Links ]

    3. Green HN, Mellamby E. Vitamin A as an anti-infective agent. BMJ 1928; 3:691-6. [ Links ]

    4. Elisson JB. Intensive vitamin therapy in measle. BMJ 1932; 2:708-11. [ Links ]

    5. Sommer A, Trawotjo I, Djunacdi E, West Jr. KP, Loeden AA, Tiden R, et al. Impact of vitamin A supplementation on childhood mortality. A randomized controlled trial. Lancet 1986; 1:1169-73. [ Links ]

    6. World Health Organization. Safe vitamin A dosage during pregnancy and lactation: recommendations and report of a consultation. Geneva: World Health Organization; 1998. [ Links ]

    7. World Health Organization. Vitamin A supplements: a guide to their use in treatment and prevention of vitamin A deficiency and xerophthalmia. 2nd Ed. Geneva: World Health Organization/United Nations Children's Fund/International Vitamin A Consultative Group Task Force; 1997. [ Links ]

    8. Joint United Nations Programme on AIDS. AIDS in Africa: three scenarios to 2025. Geneva: Joint United Nations Programme on AIDS; 2005. [ Links ]

    9. van den Broek N, Kulier R, Gulmezoglu AM, Villar J. Vitamin A supplementation during pregnancy. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2002; (4):CD001996. [ Links ]

    10. Oliveira JM. Suplementação de vitamina A em lactantes: revisão sistemática [Dissertação de Mestrado]. São Paulo: Faculdade de Saúde Pública, Universidade de São Paulo; 2006. [ Links ]

    11. West Jr. KP, Katz J, Khatry SK, Leclerq SC, Pradhan EK, Shrestha SR, et al. Double blind, cluster randomised trial of low dose supplementation with vitamin A or beta carotene on mortality related to pregnancy in Nepal. BMJ 1999; 318:570-5. [ Links ]

    12. Christian P, West Jr. KP, Khatry SK, Katz J, Leclerq SC, Kimbrough-Pradhan E, et al. Vitamin A or beta-carotene supplementation reduces symptoms of illness in pregnant and lactating Nepali women. J Nutr 2000; 130:2675-82. [ Links ]

    13. Katz J, West Jr. KP, Khatry SK, Pradhan EK, Leclerq SC, Christian P, et al. Maternal low-dose vitamin A or beta-carotene supplementation has no effect on fetal loss and early infant mortality: a randomized cluster trial in Nepal. Am J Clin Nutr 2000; 71:1570-6. [ Links ]

    14. Suharno D, West CE, Muhilal, Karyadi D, Hautvast JG. Supplementation with vitamin A and iron for nutritional anaemia in pregnant women in West Java, Indonesia. Lancet 1993; 342:1235-8. [ Links ]

    15. Semba RD, Kumwenda N, Taha TE, Mtimavalye L, Broadhead R, Garret E, et al. Impact of vitamin A supplementation on anaemia and plasma erythropoietin concentrations in pregnant women: a controlled clinical trial. Eur J Haematol 2001; 66:389-95. [ Links ]

    16. van den Broek NR, White SA, Flowers C, Cook JD, Letsky EA, Tanumihardjo SA, et al. Randomised trial of vitamin A supplementation in pregnant women in rural Malawi found to be anaemic on screening by HemoCue. BJOG 2006; 113:569-76. [ Links ]

    17. Randomised trial to assess benefits and safety of vitamin A supplementation linked to immunisation in early infancy. WHO/CHD Immunisation-Linked Vitamin A Supplementation Study Group. Lancet 1998; 352:1257-63. [ Links ]

    18. Malaba LC, Iliff PJ, Nathoo KJ, Marinda E, Moulton LH, Zijenah LS, et al. Effect of postpartum maternal or neonatal vitamin A supplementation on infant mortality among infants born to HIV-negative mothers in Zimbabwe. Am J Clin Nutr 2005; 81:454-60. [ Links ]

    19. Venkatarao T, Ramakrishnan R, Nair NG, Radhakrishnan S, Sundaramoorthy L, Koya PK, et al. Effect of vitamin A supplementation to mother and infant on morbidity in infancy. Indian Pediatr 1996; 33:279-86. [ Links ]

    20. Fawzi WW, Chalmers TC, Herrera MG, Mosteller F. Vitamin A supplementation and child mortality: a meta-analysis. JAMA 1993; 269:898-903. [ Links ]

    21. Glasziou PP, Mackerras DE. Vitamin A supplementation in infectious diseases: a meta-analysis. BMJ 1993; 306:366-70. [ Links ]

    22. Beaton GH, Martorell R, Aronson KA, Edmonston B, McCabe G, Ross AC, et al. La suplementación con vitamina A y la morbilidad y mortalidad infantil en los países en desarrollo. Bol Oficina Sanit Panam 1994; 117:506-18. [ Links ]

    23. Huiming Y, Chaomin W, Meng M. Vitamin A for treating measles in children. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2005; (4):CD001479. [ Links ]

    24. Potential interventions for the prevention of childhood pneumonia in developing countries: a meta-analysis of data from field trials to assess the impact of vitamin A supplementation on pneumonia morbidity and mortality. The Vitamin A and Pneumonia Working Group. Bull World Health Organ 1995; 73:609-19. [ Links ]

    25. Ni J, Wei J, Wu T. Vitamin A for non-measles pneumonia in children. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2005; (3):CD003700. [ Links ]

    26. Grotto I, Mimouni M, Gdalevich M, Mimouni D. Vitamin A supplementation and childhood morbidity from diarrhea and respiratory infections: a meta-analysis. J Pediatr 2003; 142:297-304. [ Links ]

    27. Brown N, Roberts C. Vitamin A for acute respiratory infection in developing countries: a meta-analysis. Acta Paediatr 2004; 93:1437-42. [ Links ]

    28. Darlow BA, Graham PJ. Vitamin A supplementation for preventing morbidity and mortality in very low birthweight infants. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2002; (4):CD000501. [ Links ]

    29. Ramakrishnan U, Aburto N, McCabe G, Martorell R. Multimicronutrient interventions but not vitamin a or iron interventions alone improve child growth: results of 3 meta-analyses. J Nutr 2004; 134:2592-602. [ Links ]

    30. Irlam JH, Visser ME, Rollins N, Siegfried N. Micronutrient supplementation in children and adults with HIV infection. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2005; (4):CD003650. [ Links ]

    31. Wiysonge CS, Shey MS, Sterne JA, Brocklehurst P. Vitamin A supplementation for reducing the risk of mother-to-child transmission of HIV infection. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2005; (4):CD003648. [ Links ]

    32. Tyson JE, Wright LL, Oh W, Kennedy KA, Mele L, Ehrenkranz RA, et al. Vitamin A supplementation for extremely-low-birth-weight infants. N Engl J Med 1999; 340:1962-8. [ Links ]

    33. Wardle SP, Hughes A, Chen S, Shaw NJ. Randomised controlled trial of oral vitamin A supplementation in preterm infants to prevent chronic lung disease. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2001; 84:F9-13. [ Links ]

    34. Rahman MM, Vermund SH, Wahed MA, Fuchs GJ, Baqui AH, Alvarez JO. Simultaneous zinc and vitamin A supplementation in Bangladeshi children: randomised double blind controlled trial. BMJ 2001; 323:314-8. [ Links ]

    35. Rondó PH, Abbott R, Tomkins AM. Vitamin A and intrauterine growth retardation. J Pediatr (Rio de J) 1997; 73:335-9. [ Links ]

    36. Association of Official Analytical Chemists. Official methods of analysis. 14th Ed. Arlington: Association of Official Analytical Chemists; 1984. [ Links ]