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Prevention of Excessive Gestational Weight Gain by Nutrition Education Intervention: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Masoomeh Goodarzi-Khoigani 1 , Mohammad Hossein Baghiani Moghadam 2 , Azadeh Nadjarzadeh 3 , 4 , Farahnaz Mardanian 5 , Hossein Fallahzadeh 6 and Seyed Saeed Mazloomy Mahmoodabad 7 , *
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1 Social Determinants of Health Research Center, School of Public Health, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran
2 Health Department, Firoozabad Branch of Azad University, Firoozabad, Iran
3 Nutrition and Food Security Research Center, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran
4 Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran
5 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
6 Department of Statistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran
7 Department of Health Education and Promotion, Social Determinants of Health Research Center, School of Public Health, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran
Article information
  • Health Scope: August 2018, 7 (3); e57661
  • Published Online: August 14, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 25, 2017
  • Revised: July 5, 2017
  • Accepted: September 15, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/jhealthscope.57661

To Cite: Goodarzi-Khoigani M, Baghiani Moghadam M H, Nadjarzadeh A, Mardanian F, Fallahzadeh H, et al. Prevention of Excessive Gestational Weight Gain by Nutrition Education Intervention: A Randomized Controlled Trial, Health Scope. 2018 ; 7(3):e57661. doi: 10.5812/jhealthscope.57661.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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