Association of Multivitamin and Mineral Supplementation and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

  title={Association of Multivitamin and Mineral Supplementation and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={Joonseok Kim and Jaehyoung Choi and Soo Y. Kwon and John William McEvoy and Michael J. Blaha and Roger S. Blumenthal and Eliseo Guallar and Di Zhao and Erin D. Michos},
  journal={Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes},
Background: Multiple studies have attempted to identify the association between multivitamin/mineral (MVM) supplementation and cardiovascular disease (CVD) outcomes, but the benefits remain controversial. We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of the associations between MVM supplementation and various CVD outcomes, including coronary heart disease (CHD) and stroke. Methods and Results: We conducted a comprehensive search of Medline, Embase, and the Cochrane Library for studies… 

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