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Volume 2016, Article ID 6430214, 10 pages
Research Article

Using Soluble Transferrin Receptor and Taking Inflammation into Account When Defining Serum Ferritin Cutoffs Improved the Diagnosis of Iron Deficiency in a Group of Canadian Preschool Inuit Children from Nunavik

1School of Nutrition, Laval University, 2425 rue de l’Agriculture, Québec City, QC, Canada G1V 0A6
2Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, 35 University Private THN140, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1N 6N5
3Nutrition DG, 1187 rue du Saint-Brieux, Québec City, QC, Canada G1Y 2B9
4Department of Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine, University of Sherbrooke, 150 place Charles-Le Moyne, Longueuil, QC, Canada J4K 0A8
5Inuulitsivik Health and Social Services Centre, Puvirnituq, QC, Canada J0M 1P0

Received 2 March 2016; Revised 27 April 2016; Accepted 15 May 2016

Academic Editor: Bruno Annibale

Copyright © 2016 Huguette Turgeon O’Brien et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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