Canterbury DHB

Context

Iron Deficiency

This is a common problem worldwide, with women being particularly affected due to menstruation, pregnancy, and a poor diet.

In This Section

Causes of Iron Deficiency

Clinical and Laboratory Assessment

Management

Oral Iron Treatment

Parenteral Iron

About this Canterbury DHB document (6322):

Document Owner:

Mark Smith (see Who's Who)

Issue Date:

August 2017

Next Review:

August 2019

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Topic Code: 6322