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ba0006p161 | (1) | ICCBH2017

Early-life vitamin D status and bone mass at five years in a prospective birth cohort study

Chaoimh Carol ni , Murray Deirdre , Kenny Louise , Irvine Alan , Hourihane Jonathan , Kiely Mairead

Objective: We aimed to investigate associations between early-life vitamin D status, mode of infant milk-feeding and bone outcomes at five years.Methods: Participants were from the prospective mother-infant SCOPE-BASELINE Birth Cohort Study. Serum 25 hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) concentrations were quantified at 15 weeks gestation, in umbilical cord sera and at two and five years using a gold-standard CDC-accredited LCMS method. Whole-body bone mineral con...