CLINICAL NUTRITION, vol.33, no.3, pp.509-512, 2014 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Deficiency, Retinol, Turkey, Vitamin A
Gazi University Affiliated:
Background & aims: Vitamin A deficiency (VAD) is one of the most widespread vitamin deficiencies. Vitamin A is essential for children in order to ensure a healthy life span and sustain the normal growth and development. Aim of this study is to examine vitamin A status, and factors associated with it, in healthy school-age children.