330.001D Folic Acid Supplementation

330.001D

Folic Acid Supplementation: The Texas Medical Association supports tracking neural tube defects using the Texas Department of State Health Services' birth defects registry and the state's continued efforts to inform practicing physicians and women of child-bearing age of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's recommendations for folic acid supplementation as a means to help reduce the incidence of neural tube defects (Committee on Maternal and Child Health, p 134, A-92; amended CSE Rep. 1-A-10; deleted CM-RWPH Rep. 1-A-17).

Last Updated On

May 30, 2017