volume 33, issue 3, P286-293 2015
DOI: 10.1016/j.rpped.2015.01.006
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Abstract: AbstractObjective:To assess the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency and its associated factors in women and their newborns in the postpartum period.Methods:This cross-sectional study evaluated vitamin D deficiency/insufficiency in 226 women and their newborns in Viçosa (Minas Gerais, BR) between December 2011 and November 2012. Cord blood and venous maternal blood were collected to evaluate the following biochemical parameters: vitamin D, alkaline phosphatase, calcium, phosphorus and parathyroid hormone. Poisso…

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