This research was funded under the Department for International Development’s Research to identify intervention for increasing low birth weight in South Asia Project.
In this trial the authors assessed the impact on birth weight in children aged 0–16 months in two districts of southern Nepal.
Saville N et al. Protocol of the Low Birth Weight South Asia Trial (LBWSAT), a cluster-randomised controlled trial testing impact on birth weight and infant nutrition of Participatory Learning and Action through women’s groups, with and without unconditional transfers of fortified food or cash during pregnancy in Nepal. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 2016, 16:320 DOI: 10.1186/s12884-016-1102-x