Marie T Ruel

Summary

Affiliation: International Food Policy Research Institute

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The coexistence of child undernutrition and maternal overweight: prevalence, hypotheses, and programme and policy implications
    James Garrett
    International Food Policy Research Institute, 2033 K Street, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 1:185-96. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Nutrition-sensitive interventions and programmes: how can they help to accelerate progress in improving maternal and child nutrition?
    Marie T Ruel
    Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Lancet 382:536-51. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Spot-check observational method for assessing hygiene practices: review of experience and implications for programmes
    Marie T Ruel
    Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 20:65-76. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Age-based preventive targeting of food assistance and behaviour change and communication for reduction of childhood undernutrition in Haiti: a cluster randomised trial
    Marie T Ruel
    Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Lancet 371:588-95. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Donated fortified cereal blends improve the nutrient density of traditional complementary foods in Haiti, but iron and zinc gaps remain for infants
    Marie T Ruel
    International Food Policy Research Institute in Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 25:361-76. 2004
  6. doi request reprint The food, fuel, and financial crises affect the urban and rural poor disproportionately: a review of the evidence
    Marie T Ruel
    International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    J Nutr 140:170S-6S. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Operationalizing dietary diversity: a review of measurement issues and research priorities
    Marie T Ruel
    Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, D C 20006, USA
    J Nutr 133:3911S-3926S. 2003
  8. doi request reprint The Oriente Study: program and policy impacts
    Marie T Ruel
    International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    J Nutr 140:415-8. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Child feeding practices are associated with child nutritional status in Latin America: innovative uses of the demographic and health surveys
    Marie T Ruel
    International Food Policy Research Institute IFPRI, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    J Nutr 132:1180-7. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Stunted child-overweight mother pairs: prevalence and association with economic development and urbanization
    James L Garrett
    Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 26:209-21. 2005

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint The coexistence of child undernutrition and maternal overweight: prevalence, hypotheses, and programme and policy implications
    James Garrett
    International Food Policy Research Institute, 2033 K Street, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 1:185-96. 2005
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Nutrition-sensitive interventions and programmes: how can they help to accelerate progress in improving maternal and child nutrition?
    Marie T Ruel
    Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Lancet 382:536-51. 2013
    ..Nutrition-sensitive programmes can help scale up nutrition-specific interventions and create a stimulating environment in which young children can grow and develop to their full potential...
  3. ncbi request reprint Spot-check observational method for assessing hygiene practices: review of experience and implications for programmes
    Marie T Ruel
    Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 20:65-76. 2002
    ..Additional research is needed to assess the validity, reactivity, and repeatability of hygiene indicators derived from spot-checks...
  4. doi request reprint Age-based preventive targeting of food assistance and behaviour change and communication for reduction of childhood undernutrition in Haiti: a cluster randomised trial
    Marie T Ruel
    Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Lancet 371:588-95. 2008
    ..Previous evidence suggests that targeting nutrition interventions earlier in life, before children become undernourished, might be more effective for reduction of childhood undernutrition...
  5. ncbi request reprint Donated fortified cereal blends improve the nutrient density of traditional complementary foods in Haiti, but iron and zinc gaps remain for infants
    Marie T Ruel
    International Food Policy Research Institute in Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 25:361-76. 2004
    ....
  6. doi request reprint The food, fuel, and financial crises affect the urban and rural poor disproportionately: a review of the evidence
    Marie T Ruel
    International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    J Nutr 140:170S-6S. 2010
    ..Using these early coping strategies as early warning indicators could help prevent dramatic losses in welfare...
  7. ncbi request reprint Operationalizing dietary diversity: a review of measurement issues and research priorities
    Marie T Ruel
    Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, D C 20006, USA
    J Nutr 133:3911S-3926S. 2003
    ..Validation studies are also needed to test the usefulness of DD indicators for various purposes and in different contexts...
  8. doi request reprint The Oriente Study: program and policy impacts
    Marie T Ruel
    International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    J Nutr 140:415-8. 2010
    ..It is hoped that, given the multiple shocks currently affecting the poor, these powerful results will help stimulate greater investments in maternal and child nutrition in the short term...
  9. ncbi request reprint Child feeding practices are associated with child nutritional status in Latin America: innovative uses of the demographic and health surveys
    Marie T Ruel
    International Food Policy Research Institute IFPRI, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    J Nutr 132:1180-7. 2002
    ..The data available in DHS data sets can thus be used effectively to create a composite child feeding index and to identify vulnerable groups that could be targeted by nutrition education and behavior change interventions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Stunted child-overweight mother pairs: prevalence and association with economic development and urbanization
    James L Garrett
    Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 26:209-21. 2005
    ..This may become especially important with future economic development and, potentially, urbanization...
  11. ncbi request reprint Maternal education mitigates the negative effects of higher income on the double burden of child stunting and maternal overweight in rural Mexico
    Jef L Leroy
    Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC
    J Nutr 144:765-70. 2014
    ..Where maternal schooling is low, poverty reduction must be accompanied by effective behavior change communication to prevent child stunting and to protect women from unhealthy weight gain. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Assessing impact and impact pathways of a homestead food production program on household and child nutrition in Cambodia
    Deanna K Olney
    International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 30:355-69. 2009
    ..Homestead food production programs have the potential to improve maternal and child health and nutrition through multiple pathways...
  13. doi request reprint Undernutrition, poor feeding practices, and low coverage of key nutrition interventions
    Chessa K Lutter
    Pan American Health Organization, Washington, DC 20037 2895, USA
    Pediatrics 128:e1418-27. 2011
    ..To estimate the global burden of malnutrition and highlight data on child feeding practices and coverage of key nutrition interventions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dietary diversity is associated with child nutritional status: evidence from 11 demographic and health surveys
    Mary Arimond
    Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute IFPRI, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    J Nutr 134:2579-85. 2004
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Identifying potential programs and platforms to deliver multiple micronutrient interventions
    Deanna K Olney
    Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    J Nutr 142:178S-85S. 2012
    ..The diversification of delivery platforms, which simultaneously addresses multiple determinants of MMN deficiencies and expands coverage, is needed to accelerate progress in reducing MMN deficiencies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Is dietary diversity an indicator of food security or dietary quality? A review of measurement issues and research needs
    Marie T Ruel
    Food Nutr Bull 24:231-2. 2003
  17. ncbi request reprint International Zinc Nutrition Consultative Group (IZiNCG) technical document #1. Assessment of the risk of zinc deficiency in populations and options for its control
    Kenneth H Brown
    Program in International Nutrition, University of California, Davis, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 25:S99-203. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Moving forward with complementary feeding: indicators and research priorities. International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) discussion paper 146 (April 2003)
    Marie T Ruel
    Food Nutr Bull 24:289-90. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint From research to program design: use of formative research in Haiti to develop a behavior change communication program to prevent malnutrition
    Purnima Menon
    Food Nutr Bull 26:241-2. 2005
  20. ncbi request reprint Micronutrient Sprinkles reduce anemia among 9- to 24-mo-old children when delivered through an integrated health and nutrition program in rural Haiti
    Purnima Menon
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Nutr 137:1023-30. 2007
    ..05) and for children who were anemic at baseline (P < 0.001). In populations with a high prevalence of anemia, such as rural Haiti, 2 mo of Sprinkles are effective in reducing anemia among 9- to 24-mo-old children...
  21. ncbi request reprint Assessing supervisory and motivational factors in the context of a program evaluation in rural Haiti
    Purnima Menon
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Nutr 138:634-7. 2008
    ..Assessing supervisory and motivational factors was feasible and desirable in the context of this evaluation and deepened understanding of the program context and constraints to implementation...