Lancet Child Adolesc Health 2022 Jun 23. Epub 2022 Jun 23.
Cochrane Hungary, University of Pécs, Pécs, Hungary; Department of Public Health Medicine, University of Pécs, Pécs, Hungary. Electronic address:
Background: Appropriate feeding of infants and young children is essential for healthy growth and the prevention of stunting, wasting, and overweight. We aimed to assess the beneficial versus harmful effects of providing fortified complementary foods to children in the complementary feeding period.
Methods: In this systematic review and meta-analysis, we searched the databases Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, MEDLINE, Embase, Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature, Global Index Medicus, Web of Science, ClinicalTrials. Read More