Zinc in selected hospital diets. Comparison of analysis vs. calculation.

@article{Brown1976ZincIS,
  title={Zinc in selected hospital diets. Comparison of analysis vs. calculation.},
  author={Ellen D. Brown and M Mcguckin and Merne Wilson and James Cecil Smith},
  journal={Journal of the American Dietetic Association},
  year={1976},
  volume={69 6},
  pages={632-5}
}
Sample hospital meals for breakfast and the noon and evening meals for regular, ovo-lacto-vegetarian, and renal diets were collected for seven consecutive days. The daily zinc content of each diet was determined, using atomic absorption spectrophotometric analysis and by calculation, using the USDA provisional tables on the zinc content of individual foods… CONTINUE READING