Lipid-soluble antioxidants status and some of its socio-economic determinants among pregnant Ethiopians at the third trimester.

@article{Wondmikun2005LipidsolubleAS,
  title={Lipid-soluble antioxidants status and some of its socio-economic determinants among pregnant Ethiopians at the third trimester.},
  author={Yared Wondmikun},
  journal={Public health nutrition},
  year={2005},
  volume={8 6},
  pages={
          582-7
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the serum levels of three lipid-soluble antioxidants (retinol, beta-carotene and alpha-tocopherol) in pregnant women attending an antenatal clinic (ANC) in Gondar, Ethiopia. DESIGN A cross-sectional study involving laboratory determination of serum levels of retinol, alpha-tocopherol and beta-carotene using high-performance liquid chromatography and questionnaire-based assessment of socio-economic status. SETTING ANC of a university teaching hospital. SUBJECTS Three… CONTINUE READING

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