TITLE

2011 - Calcium plus vitamin D was associated with increased cardiovascular risk in women not taking personal calcium supplements

AUTHOR(S)
Crandall, Carolyn J.; Cauley, Jane A.
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;8/16/2011, Vol. 155 Issue 2, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a study conducted by M.J. Bolland and colleagues which shows how does supplementation with calcium plus vitamin D affect cardiovascular (CV) risk in users and nonusers of personal, nonprotocol calcium supplements. In their study Bolland and colleagues suggest that calcium supplementation may influence vascular calcification.
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65456919

 

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