A descriptive study on vitamin D levels in individuals with spinal cord injury in an acute inpatient rehabilitation setting.

@article{Nemunaitis2010ADS,
  title={A descriptive study on vitamin D levels in individuals with spinal cord injury in an acute inpatient rehabilitation setting.},
  author={Gregory A Nemunaitis and M Santiago Mej{\'i}a and Jennifer Ann Nagy and Tova Johnson and John Chae and Mary Joan Roach},
  journal={PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation},
  year={2010},
  volume={2 3},
  pages={
          202-8; quiz 228
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of inadequate or severely deficient levels of vitamin D in patients with spinal cord injury (SCI) admitted to an inpatient rehabilitation service and to describe any associations between patient demographics and injury characteristics and vitamin D levels. DESIGN Retrospective case series. SETTING Academic inpatient SCI rehabilitation program. SUBJECTS One hundred patients with SCI who were consecutively admitted to acute inpatient rehabilitation from… CONTINUE READING
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