Vitamin-D status in a population of healthy adults in Pakistan.

@inproceedings{Mahmood2009VitaminDSI,
  title={Vitamin-D status in a population of healthy adults in Pakistan.},
  author={Khalid Mahmood and Syed Tehseen Akhtar and Jasmi Abu Talib and Iftikhar Haider},
  year={2009}
}
Objective: To determine the prevalence of hypovitaminosis D and its predictors in healthy adult Pakistanis. This study was conducted at various hospitals in Karachi from April 2007 to September 2007. Methodology: In this study 244 healthy adults 16-62 years of age, visited hospital as an attendant of the patients and fulfilled the inclusion and exclusion criteria has been enrolled. After taking written consent a questionnaire regarding age, gender, occupation, duration of sun exposure, area of… CONTINUE READING

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