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National Iodine Status. Progress for 5 years, 2008-2013
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Global Iodine Nutrition Scorecard 2012
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Regional Office For Central And Eastern Europe And Commonwealth Of Independent States (CEECIS)
Geneva, February 2011
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The Journal of Nutrition Nutritional Epidemiology
Global Iodine Status in 2011 and Trends over the Past Decade
Maria Andersson, Vallikkannu Karumbunathan and Michael B. Zimmermann
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Indian Journal of Pediatrics (2011) 78:45–48
Iodine Deficiency Disorders Among Primary School Children in Eastern Nepal
Basanta Gelal, Rajendra K. Chaudhari, Ashwini K. Nepal, Gauri S. Sah, Madhab Lamsal, David A. Brodie & Nirmal Baral
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IDD Newsletter, volume 39, number 3, August 2011
Kazakhstan triumphs over iodine deficiency. Official recognition of IDD elimination at the opening of the Workshop of Iodine Labs of the CEE/CIS Region in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
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Regional Office For Central And Eastern Europe And Commonwealth Of Independent States (CEECIS)
Regional Analysis Report 2010
Geneva, February 2011
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Cranston et al. BMC Endocrine Disorders 2010, 10:2
Hypothyroidism among military infants born in countries of varied iodine nutrition status
Marcus M Cranston, Margaret AK Ryan, Tyler C Smith, Carter J Sevick, Stephanie K Brodine
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American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 2010 91: 115-130
Multiple micronutrient supplementation for improving cognitive performance in children: systematic review of randomized controlled trials
Ans Eilander, Tarun Gera, Harshpal S Sachdev, Catherine Transler, Henk CM van der Knaap, Frans J Kok, and Saskia JM Osendarp

Endocr Rev 2009 30: 376-408 Iodine Deficiency Michael B. Zimmermann

BMC Public Health 2009, 9:319
Tanzania national survey on iodine deficiency: impact after twelve years of salt iodation
Vincent D Assey, Stefan Peterson, Sabas Kimboka, Daniel Ngemera, Celestin Mgoba, Deusdedit M Ruhiye, Godwin D Ndossi, Ted Greiner and Thorkild Tylleskar
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American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 88, No. 5, 1378-1387, November 2008
Dual fortification of salt with iodine and iron: a randomized, double-blind, controlled trial of micronized ferric pyrophosphate and encapsulated ferrous fumarate in southern India
Maria Andersson, Prashanth Thankachan, Sumithra Muthayya, Ramakrishna B Goud, Anura V Kurpad, Richard F Hurrell and Michael B Zimmermann

British Journal of Nutrition (2008), 100, 166–173
Iodine intake before and after mandatory iodization in Denmark: results from the Danish Investigation of Iodine Intake and Thyroid Diseases (DanThyr) study
Lone B. Rasmussen, Allan Carle', Torben Jorgensen, Nils Knudsen, Peter Laurberg, Inge B. Pedersen, Hans Perrild, Pernille Vejbjerg and Lars Ovesen
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American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 86, No. 4, 1040-1044, October 2007
Vitamin A supplementation in iodine-deficient African children decreases thyrotropin stimulation of the thyroid and reduces the goiter rate
Michael B Zimmermann, Pieter L Jooste, Ngoako Solomon Mabapa, Serena Schoeman, Ralf Biebinger, Linda F Mushaphi and Xikombiso Mbhenyane

Assessment of iodine deficiency disorders and monitoring their elimination
A GUIDE FOR PROGRAMME MANAGERS. Third edition. World Health Organization, 2007.
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Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine volume 99 August 2006
Impact of iodination on thyroid pathology in Africa
O E Okosieme
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American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 82, No. 2, 388-392, August 2005
Increasing the iodine concentration in the Swiss iodized salt program markedly improved iodine status in pregnant women and children: a 5-y prospective national study
Michael B Zimmermann, Isabelle Aeberli, Toni Torresani and Hans Bürgi

American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 79, No. 4, 642-645, April 2004
Rapid relapse of thyroid dysfunction and goiter in school-age children after discontinuation of salt iodization
Michael B Zimmermann, Rita Wegmüller, Christophe Zeder, Toni Torresani and Noureddine Chaouki

The Journal of Nutrition
Urinary Iodine Concentrations Indicate Iodine Deficiency in Pregnant Thai Women but Iodine Sufficiency in Their School-Aged Children
Sueppong Gowachirapant , Pattanee Winichagoon, Laura Wyss, Bennan Tong, Jeannine Baumgartner, Alida Melse-Boonstra, and Michael B. Zimmermann

Indian Journal of Pediatrics, Volume 69--July, 2002
Current Status of Iodine Deficiency Disorders (IDD) and Strategy for Its Control in India
Sheila C. Vir
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Clin Chem 2000;46:529-536
Simple Microplate Method for Determination of Urinary Iodine
Toshinori Ohashi, Mitsuo Yamaki, Chandrakant S. Pandav, Madhu G. Karmarkar and Minoru Irie
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