Victor M Aguayo

Summary

Affiliation: United Nations Children's Fund

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The Adolescent Girls' Anaemia Control Programme: a decade of programming experience to break the inter-generational cycle of malnutrition in India
    Victor M Aguayo
    Child Nutrition and Development Programme, United Nations Children s Fund UNICEF, 73 Lodi State, New Delhi, India
    Public Health Nutr 16:1667-76. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Opportunities for improving the quality of nutritional services in the national health system in Mozambique: findings from Manica Province
    Victor M Aguayo
    UNICEF, Dakar Yoff, Senegal
    J Trop Pediatr 50:314-8. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Vitamin A deficiency and child mortality in Mozambique
    Victor M Aguayo
    UNICEF Regional Office for West and Central Africa, Dakar Yoff, Senegal
    Public Health Nutr 8:29-31. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of multiple micronutrient supplements by pregnant and lactating women in Mali
    Victor M Aguayo
    UNICEF Regional Office for West and Central Africa, Dakar Yoff, Senegal
    Public Health Nutr 8:33-7. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Maintaining high vitamin A supplementation coverage in children: lessons from Niger
    Victor M Aguayo
    UNICEF Regional Office for West and Central Africa
    Food Nutr Bull 26:26-31. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Vitamin A deficiency and child survival in sub-Saharan Africa: a reappraisal of challenges and opportunities
    Victor M Aguayo
    UNICEF Regional Office for West and Central Africa, Dakar, Senegal
    Food Nutr Bull 26:348-55. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Prenatal multiple micronutrient supplementation has greater impact on birthweight than supplementation with iron and folic acid: a cluster-randomized, double-blind, controlled programmatic study in rural Niger
    Noel M Zagré
    Nutrition Section, UNICEF Niger, PO Box 12 481, 2, Rue de l Oasis, Niamey, Niger
    Food Nutr Bull 28:317-27. 2007

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint The Adolescent Girls' Anaemia Control Programme: a decade of programming experience to break the inter-generational cycle of malnutrition in India
    Victor M Aguayo
    Child Nutrition and Development Programme, United Nations Children s Fund UNICEF, 73 Lodi State, New Delhi, India
    Public Health Nutr 16:1667-76. 2013
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  2. ncbi request reprint Opportunities for improving the quality of nutritional services in the national health system in Mozambique: findings from Manica Province
    Victor M Aguayo
    UNICEF, Dakar Yoff, Senegal
    J Trop Pediatr 50:314-8. 2004
    ..These findings can aid the development of policies and programmes aimed at strengthening the delivery of essential low-cost/high-impact nutritional services through the national health system in Mozambique...
  3. ncbi request reprint Vitamin A deficiency and child mortality in Mozambique
    Victor M Aguayo
    UNICEF Regional Office for West and Central Africa, Dakar Yoff, Senegal
    Public Health Nutr 8:29-31. 2005
    ..In areas where vitamin A deficiency (VAD) is prevalent, vitamin A repletion reduces child mortality by 23% on average...
  4. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of multiple micronutrient supplements by pregnant and lactating women in Mali
    Victor M Aguayo
    UNICEF Regional Office for West and Central Africa, Dakar Yoff, Senegal
    Public Health Nutr 8:33-7. 2005
    ..National policy recommends women to take iron and folic acid supplements daily from first prenatal contact until 3 months postpartum. However, many pregnant women in Mali could benefit from multiple micronutrient supplements...
  5. ncbi request reprint Maintaining high vitamin A supplementation coverage in children: lessons from Niger
    Victor M Aguayo
    UNICEF Regional Office for West and Central Africa
    Food Nutr Bull 26:26-31. 2005
    ..This successful approach has been widely disseminated, notably through the West African Nutrition Focal Points Network...
  6. ncbi request reprint Vitamin A deficiency and child survival in sub-Saharan Africa: a reappraisal of challenges and opportunities
    Victor M Aguayo
    UNICEF Regional Office for West and Central Africa, Dakar, Senegal
    Food Nutr Bull 26:348-55. 2005
    ..Estimates on the potential child survival benefits of vitamin A deficiency control are needed for policy and program advocacy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prenatal multiple micronutrient supplementation has greater impact on birthweight than supplementation with iron and folic acid: a cluster-randomized, double-blind, controlled programmatic study in rural Niger
    Noel M Zagré
    Nutrition Section, UNICEF Niger, PO Box 12 481, 2, Rue de l Oasis, Niamey, Niger
    Food Nutr Bull 28:317-27. 2007
    ..Micronutrient deficiencies during pregnancy are associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes, including reduced birthweight. Low birthweight is associated with increased risk of infant mortality and growth failure...