volume 68, issue 4, P280-284 2011
DOI: 10.1111/j.1747-0080.2011.01553.x
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Abstract: Aim: Vitamin D deficiency is common both in children and adults all over the world. Long indoor working hours may contribute to deficiency in adult populations particularly in those not receiving vitamin D supplementation in any form. The study aimed to evaluate vitamin D status of young resident doctors working in a university hospital in North India. Methods: Serum 25(OH)D, calcium and alkaline phosphatase were measured in a cross-sectional sample of young resident doctors living in Varanasi, India (latitud…

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