Hypovitaminosis D in patients scheduled to undergo orthopaedic surgery: A single-center analysis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Orthopedics
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

abstract

  • The prevalence of low serum levels of vitamin D among patients undergoing orthopaedic surgery is very common. Given the importance of vitamin D in musculoskeletal health, such low levels may negatively impact patient outcomes.

publication date

  • October 6, 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2945929

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2106/JBJS.I.01231

PubMed ID

  • 20926724

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2300

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 92

number

  • 13