This study explored changes of trend in anemia and body mass index (BMI) among currently pregnant nullipara adolescent women against socio-economic determinants in India from 2005 through 2015. It also explored the association between anemia in currently pregnant nullipara adolescent women versus currently pregnant nullipara older women of reproductive age.
Iron deficiency anemia and low Body Mass Index among adolescent girls in India, the transition from 2005 to 2015 / Bellizzi, Saverio; Pichierri, Giuseppe; Panu Napodano, Catello M; Salaris, Paola; Fiamma, Maura; Fozza, Claudio; Cegolon, Luca. - In: PUBLIC HEALTH NUTRITION. - ISSN 1368-9800. - (2020), pp. 1-19-19. [10.1017/S1368980020004292]