What is the relationship between dietary patterns consumed during pregnancy and birth weight standardized for gestational age and sex?
Approach to Answering the Question
Existing NESR Systematic Review
Pregnancy and Lactation Subcommittee
Existing Systematic Review Protocol
Developed for each scientific question being examined, the protocol describes the plan for how the systematic review will be conducted. For this question, the existing NESR systematic review was conducted during the Pregnancy and Birth to 24 Months Project, and captured evidence published from January 1980 to January 2017. The Pregnancy Technical Expert Collaborative conducted the systematic reviews in collaboration with staff from USDA’s Nutrition Evidence Systematic Review (NESR). Complete documentation of the existing systematic review and the related publication in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition is available on the NESR website:
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