Childhood asthma and vitamin D deficiency in Turkey: is there cause and effect relationship between them?


Uysalol M. , MUTLU L. C. , SARAÇOĞLU G. V. , Karasu E., Guzel S., Kayaoglu S., ...Daha Fazla

ITALIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, cilt.39, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 39
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1186/1824-7288-39-78
  • Dergi Adı: ITALIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS

Özet

Background: Epidemiological studies show that vitamin D deficiency and insufficiency are common worldwide and associated with many diseases including asthma. Our aim was to evaluate vitamin D insufficiency and its clinical consequences.