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Iron Deficiency Anemia (cont.)

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  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2010). Diagnosis and prevention of iron deficiency and iron-deficiency anemia in infants and young children (0–3 years of age). Pediatrics, 126(5): 1040–1050. Available online: http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/cgi/content/full/126/5/1040.

  • Hillman RS, et al. (2011). Iron-deficiency anemia. In RS Hillman et al., eds. Hematology in Clinical Practice, 5th ed., pp. 53–64. New York: McGraw-Hill.

  • Means RT (2012). Red blood cell function and disorders of iron metabolism. In EG Nabel, ed., ACP Medicine, section 15, chap. 21. Hamilton, ON: BC Decker.

  • Paulman P (2011). Iron deficiency. In ET Bope, et al., eds., Conn's Current Therapy 2011, pp. 393–395. Philadelphia: Saunders.

  • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (2006). Screening and supplementation for iron deficiency anemia. Available online: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspsiron.htm.

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ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerBrian Leber, MDCM, FRCPC - Hematology
Last RevisedNovember 27, 2012

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