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ea0016p86 | Bone and calcium | ECE2008

Vitamin D deficiency and supplementation in pregnancy, a randomised study of 180 women in four ethnic groups

Yu CYH , Newton L , Sethi M , Teoh TG , Robinson S

Objective: To determine the vitamin D status in pregnancy and to evaluate the effects of daily and of single-dose vitamin D supplementation.Design: A prospective randomised study, in an inner city ante-natal clinic.Participants: Forty-five women in each of the four ethnic groups, Indian Asians, Middle Eastern, Black and Caucasian, were studied (incomplete delivery data at time of submission).Intervention: Wom...