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Although iron deficiency is the most common nutrient deficiency worldwide, the benefits of screening for iron deficiency have not been well studied. Medscape Medical News
Anaemia is often the result of an iron deficiency. In such cases the patients, who are typically female, will be prescribed iron supplements to be taken daily. In cases of severe deficiency, the dosag...
Ferric maltol is an oral trivalent iron preparation that increases hemoglobin levels in patients with IBD with iron deficiency anemia. International Approvals
Dr Jeffrey Berns urges caution when using intravenous iron to treat iron deficiency anemia in CKD patients who are not on dialysis. Medscape Nephrology
(HealthDay)—The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has found that current evidence is insufficient for weighing the benefits and harms of iron deficiency screening and routine iron supplem...
Anaemia affects roughly a third of the world's population; half the cases are due to iron deficiency. It is a major and global public health problem that affects maternal and child mortality, physical...
Venofer (iron sucrose; Vifor) solution for injection or concentrate for solution for infusion is now indicated for the treatment of iron deficiency in individuals with chronic kidney disease when or...
Monofer (iron isomaltoside; Pharmacosmos) is now indicated for adult patients with iron deficiency when either oral iron preparations are ineffective or cannot be used, or where there is a clinical ne...
chronic inflammation induced by obesity alters iron homeostasis leading to mild /moderate iron deficiency and anaemia. Between 14% and 43% of patients may suffer from iron deficiency without anaemia b...
Iron deficiency in early life is associated with developmental problems, which may persist until later in life. The question of whether iron repletion after developmental iron deficiency could restore...
The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness of different oral iron preparations in children with iron deficiency anemia (IDA).
Anaemia resulting from iron deficiency is one of the commonest diseases affecting humankind. Although its diagnosis and management may be straightforward, iron deficiency is underdiagnosed in nations ...
Anemia in pregnancy affects 25% of all pregnancies in Europe with iron deficiency affecting even more. Despite supplementation iron deficiency persists. This review will assess the effect on serum fer...