Carlos Andres Gallegos-Riofrío
Washington University in St. Louis
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#1Amaya Carrasco-Torrontegui (UVM: University of Vermont)H-Index: 1
#2Carlos Andres Gallegos-Riofrío (USFQ: Universidad San Francisco de Quito)H-Index: 2
Last. Mark Swanson (UK: University of Kentucky)H-Index: 9
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#1Melissa Chapnick (Emory University)H-Index: 4
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#1Carlos Andres Gallegos-Riofrío (USFQ: Universidad San Francisco de Quito)H-Index: 2
#2William F. Waters (USFQ: Universidad San Francisco de Quito)H-Index: 24
Last. Lora Iannotti (WashU: Washington University in St. Louis)H-Index: 20
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#1Lora Iannotti (WashU: Washington University in St. Louis)H-Index: 20
#2Melissa Chapnick (WashU: Washington University in St. Louis)H-Index: 4
Last. William F. Waters (USFQ: Universidad San Francisco de Quito)H-Index: 24
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The Lulun Project, a randomized controlled trial conducted in 2015, found that one egg per day for 6 months during early complementary feeding reduced stunting by 47% and increased linear growth by 0.63 length-for-age Z (LAZ). This follow-up cohort study (Lulun Project II) aimed to test whether the growth effect remained in the egg intervention group compared with the control group after approximately 2 years. Mothers or caregivers from the Lulun Project were recontacted and recruited for this s...
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#1Carlos Andres Gallegos-Riofrío (USFQ: Universidad San Francisco de Quito)H-Index: 2
#2William F. Waters (USFQ: Universidad San Francisco de Quito)H-Index: 24
Last. Lora Iannotti (WashU: Washington University in St. Louis)H-Index: 20
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: The Lulun Project incorporated a social marketing strategy that accompanied a randomized controlled trial (RCT) of a food-based intervention that introduced eggs into the complementary feeding diet of Ecuadorian infants. This strategy was designed to promote behaviour change, in this case, egg consumption, through voluntary prosocial behaviour, empowerment, and brand loyalty. A three-phase social marketing strategy (design, campaigns, and evaluation) contributed to our successful RTC by applyi...
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