Researchers discovered approximately 75% of adolescents with scoliosis scheduled for corrective surgery are vitamin D deficient.
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Research will assess the link between vitamin D levels and health outcomes in dogs that have had surgery to repair damage to their knee ligaments.
Low vitamin D levels associated with increased post-operative medical complications in hip fracture patients, according to study
A recent study found that higher vitamin D levels were linked to fewer post-operative medical complications in low energy hip fracture patients.
Northern U.S. patients who have undergone weight-loss surgery during the winter experience more complications than patients in the South.
Research has found that women under the age of 50 undergoing surgery for carpal tunnel syndrome had lower vitamin D levels compared to healthy women.
A recent study discovered that treating vitamin D deficiency reduced the recurrence rate of benign positional paroxysmal vertigo (BPPV).
Recent study shows vitamin D supplementation improves vitamin D status in roux-en-y gastric bypass patients
A recent study showed that obese patients in the northern climate undergoing roux-en-y gastric bypass benefited from vitamin D supplementation.
Dr. Cannell discusses a recent review that found high vitamin D status helped prevent complications among surgical patients.
Early findings from a randomized controlled trial shows that vitamin D supplements may slow down or prevent low grade prostate cancer from progressing.
A new study has found that there is a high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency among omega loop gastric bypass patients.