Maternal vitamin D status, infant neurodevelopment and anthropometry

Friday, Aug 17, 2018

A prospective observation study in China demonstrated an association between maternal serum vitamin D level during pregnancy and infant neurodevelopment and anthropometry. Maternal vitamin D levels less than 50 nmol/L were related to a higher tendency for low Bayley mental score and Bayley motor score.


Chi MZ, et al. Relationship between maternal serum vitamin D levels and infant neurodevelopment and anthropometry: A prospective observational study. J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo). 2018;64(2):161-167.

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