Vitamin D Seasonal Variation in the Elderly in Residantial Care in Turkey

Kaya A., TURAN E.

EURASIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE AND ONCOLOGY, vol.2, no.1, pp.32-34, 2018 (ESCI) identifier


Objectives: Many factors influence the intensity and duration of ultraviolet exposure, including geographic location, seasons, dietary intake, atmospheric conditions, and daily sunlight exposure. Our objective was to characterize the effect of diet and the seasonal variation of hypovitaminosis D in housebound elderly people in Konya Nursing Home (NH).