Vitamin D and health in pregnancy, infants, children and adolescents in Australia and New Zealand: a position statement

Georgia A Paxton, Glyn Teale, Caryl Nowson, Rebecca S Mason, John McGrath, Melanie J Thompson, Aris Siafarikas, Christine P Rodda, Craig F Munns

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Abstract

Low vitamin D levels are a major public health concern across the lifespan. This position statement of the Australian and New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society and Osteoporosis Australia accompanies a position statement on vitamin D and health in adults and updates a 2006 position statement. It is intended for primary care providers and specialists involved in the care of children and pregnant women.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1 - 8
Number of pages8
JournalMedical Journal of Australia
Volume198
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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