Patients hospitalized in rooms with low sunlight experienced significantly longer hospital stays than those in rooms with abundant sunlight.
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New research published in The American Journal of Medicine has found an increased risk of all-cause mortality for patients entering the hospital with low vitamin D levels.
New research reports that higher vitamin D status is associated with a decreased risk of hospitalization and surgery for patients suffering from inflammatory bowel disease.
Researchers in Australia recently conducted a study on ICU patients. The authors found that vitamin D deficiency was associated with longer hospital stays.
Research reported at the Society of Critical Care Medicine meeting found that people who are vitamin D deficient have an increased risk of developing sepsis.
Read about this research from Dr. Jason McKinney and colleagues of the Eastern Tennessee State University and the Mountain Home VA Medical Center.