Effect of short-term vitamin D supplementation on markers of vascular health in South Asian women living in the UK

a randomised controlled trial

Miles D. Witham (Lead / Corresponding author), Fiona Adams, Golam Kabir, Gwen Kennedy, Jill J. F. Belch, Faisel Khan

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Abstract

Low vitamin D levels and risk factors for vascular disease are both common in South Asian women. This trial evaluated whether vitamin D supplementation could improve markers of vascular health in South Asian women with low 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)293-299
Number of pages7
JournalAtherosclerosis
Volume230
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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