Social and ecological disparities in anaemia among adolescent girls 15-19 years old in Nepal

CONCLUSIONS: The disparities in the distribution of anaemia among adolescents by caste/ethnicity groups, wealth quintiles and geographical regions are evident. Reducing the anaemia burden will require addressing the social determinants of anaemia by allocating resources and expanding anaemia prevention programmes to target adolescents at higher risk.PMID:37905578 | DOI:10.1017/S1368980023002379
Source: Public Health Nutrition - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Source Type: research