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Table 1 Outcomes for various micronutrients analyzed

From: Micronutrient fortification of food and its impact on woman and child health: a systematic review

Micronutrient Outcomes analyzed
Zinc Serum zinc concentration, height velocity, alkaline phosphatase, hemoglobin and serum copper concentration
Folate Serum folate concentration, red blood cell folate concentration, folate deficiency, twinning, incidence of neural tube defects, anencephaly and spina bifida
Vitamin A Serum vitamin A concentration, vitamin A deficiency and hemoglobin
Vitamin D/calcium Serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D3 concentration, alkaline phosphatase and serum parathyroid hormone
Iodine Serum thyroxin levels, prevalence of hypothyroidism and urinary iodine concentration
Iron Serum ferritin, serum transferrin, hemoglobin and anemia
Multiple micronutrients Serum ferritin, serum zinc, serum retinol, vitamin A deficiency, iron deficiency anemia, hemoglobin levels, height for age Z-scores, weight for age Z-scores, weight for height Z-scores and morbidity.