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.
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Northern U.S. patients who have undergone weight-loss surgery during the winter experience more complications than patients in the South.
Dr. Cannell discusses a recent review that found high vitamin D status helped prevent complications among surgical patients.
A new study has found that there is a high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency among omega loop gastric bypass patients.
Researchers recently published results in Anesthesia and Analgesia which showed that low vitamin D levels may increase the risk of complications after non-cardiac surgery.
A study shows that, in mice, vitamin D preserves the cognitive functioning after surgery by regulating certain components of the immune system.
Research reports that vitamin D deficiency before coronary artery bypass graft surgery predicts risk of mortality after 3 months.
Researchers in Germany recently studied 4418 patients who underwent cardiac surgery. Find out what vitamin D levels resulted in the best outcomes and fewest complications.
This weekend, scientists from an American medical institution published a study that has practical implications for patients undergoing ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) surgery.
Dr Cannell highlights new research about the large amounts of vitamin D that are used up by trauma surgery.