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Volume 5, Pages 58-61
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/tsw.2005.11
Research Article

Vitamin B12 Deficiency in Persons with Intellectual Disability in a Vegetarian Residential Care Community

1Kfar Rafael Residential Care Center, Clalit Health Services and Division for Community Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel
2Clalit Health Services and Recanati School for Community Health Professions, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel
3Faculty of Social Science, Department of Behavioral Sciences, Academic College of Judea and Samaria, Ariel, Israel
4National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Office of the Medical Director, Division for Mental Retardation, Ministry of Social Affairs, Jerusalem and Zusman Child Development Center, Division of Pediatrics and Community Health, Ben Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, Israel

Received 15 November 2004; Revised 27 December 2004; Accepted 28 December 2004

Copyright © 2005 Mohammed Morad et al.

Citations to this Article [2 citations]

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  • Kathleen Humphries, Meg Ann Traci, and Tom Seekins, “Nutrition and Adults With Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities: Systematic Literature Review Results,” Intellectual And Developmental Disabilities, vol. 47, no. 3, pp. 163–185, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
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