Vitamin D Regimen May Treat SHPT in Renal Transplant Patients

10 November 2011

Cholecalciferol with or without doxercalciferol may be an appropriate treatment for secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHPT) in kidney transplant recipients, according to the findings of a small study presented at Kidney Week 2011.

COPD Exacerbation Risk Not Raised By Low Vitamin D Levels

07 November 2011

A study published online before the American Thoracic Society's American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine print edition shows that vitamin D levels are not related to acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD) in patients with severe COPD.

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