Is Every Other Day Iron Therapy An Alternative to Classical Treatment In Children? Comparison of Early Response to the Iron Treatment


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Akcan N., Erguven M., Altin F. T.

IZMIR DR BEHCET UZ COCUK HASTANESI DERGISI, cilt.8, ss.167-174, 2018 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 8 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5222/buchd.2018.42275
  • Dergi Adı: IZMIR DR BEHCET UZ COCUK HASTANESI DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.167-174

Özet

Objective: Iron deficiency anemia is an important public health problem, especially for infants and children. Oral iron supplements provide cheap, safe, and effective treatment. This study was designed to compare treatment of iron deficiency anemia with oral ferric citrate given at daily or alternate day dosages.