August 1991

IDD Newsletter

In this issue:

  • Master plan for iodization of salt to control IDD in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • FAO/WHO endorse iodate and iodine for iodization of salt
  • The safety of iodate as a salt additive
  • The relationship of a low-iodine and high-fluoride environment to subclinical cretinism in Xinjiang
  • The short-term Effects of the iodine slow-release device in preventing and controlling endemic goiter
  • An investigation into the iodine status of schoolchildren in the Egyptian Oases
  • Overview of IDD in Hebei Province
  • Zambia: review of IDD control program
  • Neonatal urinary iodine levels in Shijiazhuang district



Download the August 1991 IDD Newsletter