Vitamin D, race, and risk for anemia in children Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anemia
  • Continental Population Groups
  • Hemoglobins
  • Nutrition Surveys
  • Vitamin D
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

abstract

  • 25(OH)D deficiency is associated with increased risk of anemia in healthy US children, but the 25(OH)D threshold levels for lower Hgb are lower in black children in comparison with white children.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3872204

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jpeds.2013.08.060

PubMed ID

  • 24112861

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 153

end page

  • 158.e1

volume

  • 164

number

  • 1