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Low plasma vitamin D in Asian toddlers in Britain

BMJ 1999; 318 doi: (Published 27 March 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:857

In this editorial by B A Wharton (2 January, pp 2-3) the latitudes of Britain were wrong. The northernmost latitude of the United Kingdom is almost 61° (the island of Unst, in Shetland, where there are people of Asian origin living), and the southernmost latitude is just below 50° (the Scilly Isles).


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