Remarkable Efficacy of Vitamin D in Improving Ventricular Dysfunction in Transfusion-Dependent Thalassemia Patients

@inproceedings{Hiradfar2018RemarkableEO,
  title={Remarkable Efficacy of Vitamin D in Improving Ventricular Dysfunction in Transfusion-Dependent Thalassemia Patients},
  author={Amirataollah Hiradfar and Ahmad Jzizamei Khosro and Aziz hasanzadeh and M Banihosseinian},
  year={2018}
}
Background: The purpose of this study was to investigate efficacy of high dose vitamin D in improving left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) in thalassemia patients with heart failure and vitamin D deficiency. Materials and Methods: This clinical trial study was conducted on 16 chronically transfused thalassemia patients and ventricular dysfunction with vitamin D deficiency between December and Jun 2018 in Thalassemia clinic, Tabriz Children Hospital. Mean age of the patients was 11.15 ± 3… CONTINUE READING

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