Iodine Deficiency Disorders
A Strategy for Control in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
EMRO Technical Publications No 16
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean
ISBN-13    9789290211174 ISBN-10    9290211172
Order Number    14500016
Price    CHF    2.00 / US$    2.40 Developing countries:    CHF    1.40
English     1990        33   pages
Summary
Presents a strategy and plan of action for the use of simple, low-cost technologies to combat the immense problem of iodine deficiency disorders in Eastern Mediterranean countries. Addressed to senior health administrators, the booklet has two main parts. The first presents facts and figures depicting the magnitude of the problem posed by iodine deficiency disorders in this part of the world. The second and most extensive part maps out a plan of action, including precise steps to be undertaken at stages from 1990 through 1999.