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Correlation of vitamin D levels with serum parameters in Covid-19 patients

Beheshti et al., Clinical Nutrition ESPEN, doi:10.1016/j.clnesp.2023.04.012
Apr 2023  
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Beheshti et al., 19 Apr 2023, Iran, peer-reviewed, 6 authors. Contact:
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Correlation of vitamin D levels with serum parameters in Covid-19 patients
Masoud Beheshti, Niloofar Neisi, Mehdi Parsanahad, Mojtaba Rasti, Roohangiz Nashibi, Bahman Cheraghian
Clinical Nutrition ESPEN, doi:10.1016/j.clnesp.2023.04.012
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Author contributions All authors agreed with the content and gave explicit consent to submit, and obtained consent from the responsible authorities at the institute/organization where the work has been carried out before the submission. The conception and design of the study were carried out by N.N, M.R, and R.N. Data acquisition was done by N.N and M.B. Measurement was done by M.B, N.N, and M.P. The data were analyzed by M.B and B.C and interpreted by N.N, R.N., and M.B. All authors drafted the work or revised it critically for important intellectual content; approved the version to be published; and agreed to be accountable for all aspects of the work in ensuring that questions related to the accuracy or integrity of any part of the work are appropriately investigated and resolved based on ICMJE authorship criteria. Financial disclosure This study was issued from the M.Sc thesis of Masoud Beheshti and financially supported by the Infectious and Tropical Diseases Research Center (Grant no. OG-9964), Health Research Institute, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences. Ethical approvement The study was approved by the Iranian National Committee for Ethics in Biomedical Research (IR.AJUMS.REC.1399.948). Declaration of competing interest
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