5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Vitamin D (kidney function)
- Vitamin D (UL)
- Vitamin K (UL)
- Deficiency of Vitamin D
- a vitamin D deficiencty. (Children)improper bone formation
- b no UL
- c with regulation from parathyriod hormone makes active form of calcitriol (hormone) induces vitamin D function.
- d 50 micrograms a day
- e Rickets (improper bone formation), Osteomalacia (poorly formed new bone)
5 Multiple choice questions
- primarily in bile, small amount in urine
- in adipose tissue
- (clotting and bones) need in synthesis of blood clotting factors. synthesis of protein that bind calcium
- hemolytic enemia, but are rare
- absorbed with dietary fat in small intestines or made in the body. Liver makes it inactive. Kidney's make it calcitriol (active form).
5 True/False questions
Vitamin E (function) → antioxidant- stops damage done by free radicals (because it donates an electron to the free radicals), reduces oxidative stress
sunlight requirements for formation of Vitamin D → sunlight 2-3 times a week for 10-15 minutes.
Vitamin E (transportation) → absorbed with dietary fat in small intestines or made in the body. Liver makes it inactive. Kidney's make it calcitriol (active form).
Hemolytic anemia → vitamin E deficiency. Red blood cells are broken down faster than they can be replaced.
Vitamin K (deficiency risk) → Antibiotic therapy (disrupts making of vit by bacteria in colon). Fat free diet (absorption problem). Hemorrhagic disease of newborns (shot at birth)