Impact of vitamin D replacement in adults and elderly in the Middle East and North Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Psychiatric Status Rating Scales

abstract

  • In the MENA region, vitamin D doses ≥2000 IU/day may be needed to reach the target 25(OH)D level ≥20 ng/ml. The long-term safety and the efficacy of such doses on various outcomes are unknown.

publication date

  • November 22, 2016

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00198-016-3837-7

PubMed ID

  • 27878316

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