Vitamin D supplementation and fall prevention in the elderly


Source: Pharmacy Times

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Date of publication: 14th September 2015

Publication type: News article

In a nutshell:  An article which explores the role of vitimin D in preventing falls.

Length of publication: One page





Vitamin D for prevention of falls and their consequences


Source: American Geriatrics Society Consensus Statement

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Date of publication: January 2014 62(1) pps 147 – 152

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: To help primary care practitioners achieve adequate vitamin D intake from all sources in their older patients, with the goal of reducing falls and fall-related injuries.

Length of publication: 1 page

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