Vitamin D deficiency at 16 to 20 weeks' gestation is associated with impaired lung function and asthma at 6 years of age.

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RATIONALE Vitamin D deficiency is associated with chronic lung disease. We have previously shown in an in vivo mouse model that maternal vitamin D deficiency is associated with alterations in early life lung structure and function. However, there are limited data to support a relationship between maternal vitamin D deficiency during the early stages of lung… (More)
DOI: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201312-423OC

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@article{Zosky2014VitaminDD, title={Vitamin D deficiency at 16 to 20 weeks' gestation is associated with impaired lung function and asthma at 6 years of age.}, author={Graeme R Zosky and Prue H Hart and A. Whitehouse and Merci Kusel and Wei Q. Ang and Rachel E Foong and Linping Chen and Patrick G. Holt and Peter D. Sly and Graham L. Hall}, journal={Annals of the American Thoracic Society}, year={2014}, volume={11 4}, pages={571-7} }