Provision of folic acid for reducing arsenic toxicity in arsenicexposed children and adults Academic Article uri icon


  • 2017 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows: To assess the effects of the provision of folic acid (through folic acid fortified foods or supplements), alone or in combination with other nutrients, on arsenic toxicity and arsenic-related health outcomes (i.e. neurocognitive function, skin lesions, congenital disorders and cancer) in arsenic-exposed populations.

published proceedings

  • Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

altmetric score

  • 0.85

author list (cited authors)

  • Bae, S., Kamynina, E., Farinola, A. F., Caudill, M. A., Stover, P. J., Cassano, P. A., Berry, R., & PeaRosas, J. P.

citation count

  • 12

complete list of authors

  • Bae, Sajin||Kamynina, Elena||Farinola, Adetutu F||Caudill, Marie A||Stover, Patrick J||Cassano, Patricia A||Berry, Robert||Peña‐Rosas, Juan Pablo

publication date

  • May 2017