Nutrient Reference Values for Australia and New Zealand Including Recommended Dietary Intakes

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Publishing date: 
Under Review
Reference number: 
N35, N36, N37
Available in print: 
No - PDF only
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The Nutrient Reference Values outline the levels of intake of essential nutrients considered to be adequate to meet the known nutritional needs of practically all healthy people for prevention of deficiency states. The document can be used by health professionals to assess the likelihood of inadequate intake in individuals or groups of people.

The Nutrient Reference Values (NRVs) was a joint initiative of the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) and the New Zealand Ministry of Health (MoH).

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