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Table 2 Study schedule

From: The influence of a formula supplemented with dairy lipids and plant oils on the erythrocyte membrane omega-3 fatty acid profile in healthy full-term infants: a double-blind randomized controlled trial

  V1 V2 V3 V4 V5
Written informed consent x     
Personal and family history x     
Inclusion and exclusion criteria x     
Randomization x     
Phone calls   x   x  
Heel stick blood sampling x     x
Venipuncture      x
Anthropometric parameters (weight, length, head circumference) x   x   x
Body composition x   x   x
Evaluation of onset and severity of atopic dermatitis by means of the SCORAD index x   x   x
Adverse events Throughout the study
  1. V1=enrollment ; V2= consumption of the allocated formula for one month; V3= consumption of the allocated formula for two months; V4= consumption of the allocated formula for three months; V5= consumption of the allocated formula for four months.