Journal article

A community based field research project investigating anaemia amongst young children living in rural Karnataka, India: a cross sectional study

Sant-Rayn Pasricha, Varalaxmi Vijaykumar, NS Prashanth, H Sudarshan, Beverley-Ann Biggs, Jim Black, Arun Shet

BMC Public Health | BMC | Published : 2009


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors are grateful to the families who participated in the study. We would like to thank our field team and the local health workers who worked on our project. We would like to acknowledge the contributions of Dr Sumithra Muthayya and Dr Rob Moodie for technical assistance, and Mr Vijay Bhat and the Biochemistry Department, Manipal Hospital for laboratory support. The project was funded by the Allen Foundation, Michigan, USA and the Fred P Archer Trust, Victoria, Australia. The funders had no role in the design of the study or analysis/ interpretation of the results.