Folic acid in older adults

Garcia, Angeles
April 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/19/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 7, p827
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Folate status of the population in the Canadian Health Measures Survey," by C. K. Colapinto, D. L. O'Connor, and M. S. Tremblay in the 2011 issue.


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