Association of modifiable and nonmodifiable factors with vitamin D status in pregnant women and neonates in Oakland, CA.

@article{Dror2011AssociationOM,
  title={Association of modifiable and nonmodifiable factors with vitamin D status in pregnant women and neonates in Oakland, CA.},
  author={Daphna K. Dror and Janet C King and David J. Durand and Lindsay Helen Allen},
  journal={Journal of the American Dietetic Association},
  year={2011},
  volume={111 1},
  pages={111-6}
}
There is little information on the contribution of modifiable vs nonmodifiable factors to maternal and neonatal vitamin D status in temperate regions of the United States. The purpose of this cross-sectional observation study conducted between December 2006 and February 2008 was to identify associations between observed and measured maternal characteristics and vitamin D status at term in pregnant women and their infants in a multiethnic community in Oakland, CA. Two hundred seventy-five… CONTINUE READING