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Vitamin A deficiency and its consequences : a field guide to detection and control 3rd ed

Vitamin A deficiency and its consequences : a field guide to detection and control 3rd ed

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Sommer, Alfred, 1942-
Corporate Author
WHO.
Title Statement
Vitamin A deficiency and its consequences : a field guide to detection and control / Alfred Sommer.
판사항
3rd ed.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Geneva :   World Health Organization,   1995.  
Physical Medium
vii, 69 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), forms ; 24 cm.
ISBN
9241544783 :
General Note
Rev. ed. of: Field guide to the detection and control of xerophthalmia. 2nd ed. 1982.  
Bibliography, Etc. Note
"Additional reading: p. 66-69. Includes bibliographical references (p. 49-53).
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Vitamin A deficiency in children. Xerophthalmia. Eye --Diseases. Xerophthalmia. Vitamin A Deficiency --prevention & control. Vitamin A Deficiency --in infancy & childhood.
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246 1 5 ▼a Field guide to detection and control.
250 ▼a 3rd ed.
260 ▼a Geneva : ▼b World Health Organization, ▼c 1995.
300 ▼a vii, 69 p., [8] p. of plates : ▼b ill. (some col.), forms ; ▼c 24 cm.
500 ▼a Rev. ed. of: Field guide to the detection and control of xerophthalmia. 2nd ed. 1982.
504 ▼a "Additional reading: p. 66-69.
504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references (p. 49-53).
650 0 ▼a Vitamin A deficiency in children.
650 0 ▼a Xerophthalmia.
650 0 ▼a Eye ▼x Diseases.
650 1 2 ▼a Xerophthalmia.
650 1 2 ▼a Vitamin A Deficiency ▼x prevention & control.
650 2 2 ▼a Vitamin A Deficiency ▼x in infancy & childhood.
700 1 ▼a Sommer, Alfred, ▼d 1942- ▼t Field guide to the detection and control of xerophthalmia.
710 2 ▼a World Health Organization.
740 0 ▼a Field guide to the detection and control of xerophthalmia.

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Contents information

Table of Contents


CONTENTS
Preface = ⅴ
Acknowledgements = ⅶ
Introduction = 1
Vitamin A metabolism = 3
Vitamin A status = 6
Xerophthalmia : clinical classification and diagnosis = 8
 XN. Night blindness = 9
 X1A, X1B, Conjunctival xerosis and Bitot's spot = 9
 X2. Corneal xerosis = 11
 X3A, X3B. Corneal ulceration/keratomalacia = 11
 XS. Scars = 12
 XF. Xerophthalmic fundus = 12
Epidemiology = 15
 Age = 15
 Sex = 16
 Season = 16
 Clustering = 17
 General pattern of xerophthalmia = 17
 Magnitude and distribution of the problem = 18
Characterization and assessment of the problem = 19
 Preliminary assessment = 19
 Definitive assessment = 21
 Prevalence surveys = 22
  Clinical parameters = 22
  Biochemical parameters = 25
  Dietary parameters = 26
  Preparatory data = 27
  Sample size = 27
  Selection of sample = 28
  Forms = 30
  Personnel and field activities = 31
  Data analysis = 32
  Interpretation = 33
Treatment = 36
 Xerophthalmia = 36
  Vitamin A = 36
  Medical status and diet = 37
  Eye care = 38
  Preventing recurrence = 38
 Measles and other high-risk infections = 39
 Other high-risk groups = 39
 Logistics = 40
Prevention = 41
 Increased intake of dietary sources of vitamin A = 42
 Periodic supplementation = 43
 Fortification of dietary items = 46
 Evaluation = 47
References = 49
Annexes
 1. Clinic-based case-reporting form = 54
 2. Examining eyes in the field = 55
 3. Collecting and handling blood samples in the field = 57
 4. Xerophthalmia field survey forms = 59
Additional reading = 66


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