Vitamin B12, folic acid and haematological status in elderly Thais.

  title={Vitamin B12, folic acid and haematological status in elderly Thais.},
  author={B Prayurahong and Rungsunn Tungtrongchitr and S Chanjanakijskul and Arunee Lertchavanakul and Venus Supawan and Praneet Pongpaew and Niyomsri Vudhivai and A A Hempfling and Frank Peter Schelp and Panata Migasena},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  volume={76 2},
Serum vitamin B12, folic acid and haematological data from 147 elderly people (55 males and 92 females) who visited the special clinic for the elderly at Rajvithi Hospital, Bangkok between July and November 1989 were investigated. The individuals studied came from a health-conscious group of the middle socio-economic class in Bangkok. All of them were fairly well except for minor ailments and typical diseases of elderly people such as hypertension, mild to moderate degree coronary heart… CONTINUE READING