Stanley Zlotkin

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Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Home-fortification with iron and zinc sprinkles or iron sprinkles alone successfully treats anemia in infants and young children
    Stanley Zlotkin
    Departments of Paediatrics and Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Nutr 133:1075-80. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Effect of iron fortification on malaria incidence in infants and young children in Ghana: a randomized trial
    Stanley Zlotkin
    Global Child Health, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 310:938-47. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Demonstrating zinc and iron bioavailability from intrinsically labeled microencapsulated ferrous fumarate and zinc gluconate Sprinkles in young children
    Stanley H Zlotkin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Nutr 136:920-5. 2006
  4. pmc Use of microencapsulated iron(II) fumarate sprinkles to prevent recurrence of anaemia in infants and young children at high risk
    Stanley Zlotkin
    Department of Paediatrics, Centre for International Health, University of Toronto, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Canada
    Bull World Health Organ 81:108-15. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of the Codex Alimentarius process in support of new products to enhance the nutritional health of infants and young children
    Stanley Zlotkin
    Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8, Canada
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S128-33. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Controlling iron deficiency anemia through the use of home-fortified complementary foods
    Stanley H Zlotkin
    Department of Pediatrics, Nutritional Sciences and Health Policy, Management and Evaluation and Centre for International Health, University of Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8, Canada
    Indian J Pediatr 71:1015-9. 2004
  7. pmc Micronutrient sprinkles to control childhood anaemia
    Stanley H Zlotkin
    Division of GI Nutrition at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 2:e1. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A critical assessment of the upper intake levels for infants and children
    Stanley Zlotkin
    Department of Paediatrics, Centre for International Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nutr 136:502S-506S. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Multi-micronutrient Sprinkles including a low dose of iron provided as microencapsulated ferrous fumarate improves haematologic indices in anaemic children: a randomized clinical trial
    Anna Christofides
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto and Programs in Metabolism and Integrative Biology, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Matern Child Nutr 2:169-80. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Short-term daily or weekly administration of micronutrient Sprinkles has high compliance and does not cause iron overload in Chinese schoolchildren: a cluster-randomised trial
    Waseem Sharieff
    Research Institute of the Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1X8
    Public Health Nutr 9:336-44. 2006

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Home-fortification with iron and zinc sprinkles or iron sprinkles alone successfully treats anemia in infants and young children
    Stanley Zlotkin
    Departments of Paediatrics and Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Nutr 133:1075-80. 2003
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Effect of iron fortification on malaria incidence in infants and young children in Ghana: a randomized trial
    Stanley Zlotkin
    Global Child Health, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 310:938-47. 2013
    ..As a result, anemia control programs were either not initiated or stopped in these areas...
  3. ncbi request reprint Demonstrating zinc and iron bioavailability from intrinsically labeled microencapsulated ferrous fumarate and zinc gluconate Sprinkles in young children
    Stanley H Zlotkin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Nutr 136:920-5. 2006
    ....
  4. pmc Use of microencapsulated iron(II) fumarate sprinkles to prevent recurrence of anaemia in infants and young children at high risk
    Stanley Zlotkin
    Department of Paediatrics, Centre for International Health, University of Toronto, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Canada
    Bull World Health Organ 81:108-15. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of the Codex Alimentarius process in support of new products to enhance the nutritional health of infants and young children
    Stanley Zlotkin
    Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8, Canada
    Food Nutr Bull 31:S128-33. 2010
    ..They would also lessen impediments to international trade by providing clear guidance for foods used in feeding programs and for young children, particularly in developing countries...
  6. ncbi request reprint Controlling iron deficiency anemia through the use of home-fortified complementary foods
    Stanley H Zlotkin
    Department of Pediatrics, Nutritional Sciences and Health Policy, Management and Evaluation and Centre for International Health, University of Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8, Canada
    Indian J Pediatr 71:1015-9. 2004
    ..Integrated into existing public health programs, Sprinkles has the potential to improve the effectiveness of such programs...
  7. pmc Micronutrient sprinkles to control childhood anaemia
    Stanley H Zlotkin
    Division of GI Nutrition at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 2:e1. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A critical assessment of the upper intake levels for infants and children
    Stanley Zlotkin
    Department of Paediatrics, Centre for International Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nutr 136:502S-506S. 2006
    ..Yet, with intakes above the ULs, the risk of adverse health effects increases. Thus, there is no obvious benefit for healthy individuals to consume quantities of nutrients above the UL...
  9. ncbi request reprint Multi-micronutrient Sprinkles including a low dose of iron provided as microencapsulated ferrous fumarate improves haematologic indices in anaemic children: a randomized clinical trial
    Anna Christofides
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto and Programs in Metabolism and Integrative Biology, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Matern Child Nutr 2:169-80. 2006
    ..Greater staining of the teeth and less ease of use were reported in the drops group as compared with Sprinkles groups. A dose as low as 12.5 mg of iron as ferrous fumarate when provided as Sprinkles may be effective in anaemic children...
  10. ncbi request reprint Short-term daily or weekly administration of micronutrient Sprinkles has high compliance and does not cause iron overload in Chinese schoolchildren: a cluster-randomised trial
    Waseem Sharieff
    Research Institute of the Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1X8
    Public Health Nutr 9:336-44. 2006
    ..To examine consumption rates and serum ferritin (SF) concentrations (as a marker of safety) among schoolchildren (3-6 years) provided with daily and weekly micronutrients...
  11. doi request reprint Micronutrient deficiencies and effect of supplements on correcting them
    Stanley Zlotkin
    Paediatrics, Nutritional Sciences and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program 68:127-34; discussion 134-40. 2011
    ..Understanding the cause of the deficiencies is essential in planning interventions to either prevent or treat them. This chapter will focus on the dietary causes of micronutrient deficiencies and recent strategies to correct them...
  12. pmc Relative bioavailability of iron and folic acid from a new powdered supplement compared to a traditional tablet in pregnant women
    Brenda Hartman-Craven
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:33. 2009
    ..Our objective was to measure the relative bioavailability of iron and folic acid from a powdered supplement that can be sprinkled on semi-solid foods or beverages versus a traditional tablet supplement in pregnant women...
  13. ncbi request reprint Is cooking food in iron pots an appropriate solution for the control of anaemia in developing countries? A randomised clinical trial in Benin
    Waseem Sharieff
    Radiation Oncology Programme, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Public Health Nutr 11:971-7. 2008
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Physiologic mechanisms can predict hematologic responses to iron supplements in growing children: a computer simulation model
    Waseem Sharieff
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:681-7. 2006
    ..Iron deficiency is the most common preventable nutrition problem in developing countries. Several randomized clinical trials (RCTs) have been conducted to determine the effectiveness of various iron dosing schemes in multiple settings...
  15. ncbi request reprint Economic gains of a home fortification program: evaluation of "Sprinkles" from the provider's perspective
    Waseem Sharieff
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, The Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Public Health 97:20-3. 2006
    ..It uses the results of randomized trials of the effect of Sprinkles on anemia and on longitudinal prevalence of diarrhea...
  16. doi request reprint Periconceptional iron and folate status is inadequate among married, nulliparous women in rural Bangladesh
    Amina Khambalia
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto and The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto M5G 1X8, Ontario, Canada
    J Nutr 139:1179-84. 2009
    ..Further research is needed on risk factors of poor nutritional status before the start of a woman's childbearing years...
  17. ncbi request reprint Treatment of moderate acute malnutrition with ready-to-use supplementary food results in higher overall recovery rates compared with a corn-soya blend in children in southern Ethiopia: an operations research trial
    Crystal Karakochuk
    Department of Nutritional Sciences and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:911-6. 2012
    ..Supplementary feeding programs aim to treat moderate acute malnutrition and prevent the deterioration to severe acute malnutrition...
  18. ncbi request reprint Determination of iron absorption from intrinsically labeled microencapsulated ferrous fumarate (sprinkles) in infants with different iron and hematologic status by using a dual-stable-isotope method
    Melody C Tondeur
    Department of Paediatrics and the Centre for International Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:1436-44. 2004
    ..The use of microencapsulated ferrous fumarate sprinkles is a new approach for home fortification. Iron and hematologic status may affect the absorption of iron from sprinkles...
  19. ncbi request reprint Periconceptional iron supplementation does not reduce anemia or improve iron status among pregnant women in rural Bangladesh
    Amina Z Khambalia
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1295-302. 2009
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Unexpectedly high early prevalence of anaemia in 6-month-old breast-fed infants in rural Bangladesh
    Yaseer A Shakur
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Room 8438, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1X8
    Public Health Nutr 13:4-11. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence of anaemia and maternal and infant factors associated with Hb values in infants at 6 months of age in rural Bangladesh...
  21. ncbi request reprint Children with autism: effect of iron supplementation on sleep and ferritin
    Cara F Dosman
    Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Neurol 36:152-8. 2007
    ..Similar prevalence of low ferritin at school age as preschool age indicates that children with autism spectrum disorder require ongoing screening for iron deficiency...
  22. pmc From diarrhea to obesity in prohormone convertase 1/3 deficiency: age-dependent clinical, pathologic, and enteroendocrine characteristics
    Robert H J Bandsma
    Divisions of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Pathology Endocrinology, The Hospital for Sick Children Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON Alberta Children s Hospital Intestinal Rehabilitation Program, Alberta Children s Hospital and University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, CA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 47:834-43. 2013
    ..The aim of this report is to delineate the clinical, pathologic, and enteroendocrine (EE) features of prohormone convertase 1/3 (PC1/3) deficiency in children...
  23. pmc The use of cost-effectiveness analysis for pediatric immunization in developing countries
    Cindy Low Gauvreau
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Milbank Q 90:762-90. 2012
    ..Cost-effectiveness analysis (CEA) is a tool that decision makers can use for efficiently allocating expanding resources. Its use in developing countries, however, lags behind that in industrialized countries...
  24. ncbi request reprint Rapid advancement to more concentrated formula in infants after surgery for congenital heart disease reduces duration of hospital stay: a randomized clinical trial
    Francy Pillo-Blocka
    Divisions of Cardiology and Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 145:761-6. 2004
    ..To determine the impact of rapid advancement to more concentrated formula on weight gain and duration of hospitalization for infants after cardiac surgery...
  25. pmc Clinical nutrition: 8. The role of nutrition in the prevention of iron deficiency anemia in infants, children and adolescents
    Stanley Zlotkin
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 168:59-63. 2003
  26. doi request reprint Economics of preventing premature mortality and impaired cognitive development in children through home-fortification: a health policy perspective
    Waseem Sharieff
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 24:303-11. 2008
    ..Zinc supplementation may prevent morbidity and mortality related to diarrheal illnesses, and iron supplementation may improve cognitive development, in children...
  27. ncbi request reprint An assessment of inter-rater agreement of the literature filtering process in the development of evidence-based dietary guidelines
    Marcia Cooper
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Public Health Nutr 9:494-500. 2006
    ..To determine whether the literature filtering process, a vital initial component of a systematic literature review, could be successfully completed by nutrition professionals or non-professionals...
  28. ncbi request reprint Iron deficiency and anemia prevalence and associated etiologic risk factors in First Nations and Inuit communities in Northern Ontario and Nunavut
    Anna Christofides
    Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 96:304-7. 2005
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the prevalence of anemia and to identify its associated risk factors among young children in Aboriginal communities in northern Ontario and Nunavut...