DOI: 10.1016/j.clnesp.2017.02.003
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Abstract: Single oral dose of 100,000 IU of vitamin D did not lead to reduction in duration of hospital stay, mortality, PICU admission or complications related to ALRI when compared to standard therapy alone in under five children hospitalized with ALRI but was able to achieve serum vitamin D sufficiency within 72 h of administration. Registered under clinical trial Registry of India Identifier no: CTRI/2014/09/005032.