Association of vitamin K with cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis

  title={Association of vitamin K with cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={H. Chen and L. Sheng and Y. Zhang and A. Cao and Yu-Wei Lai and S. Kunutsor and Limiao Jiang and A. Pan},
  journal={European Journal of Nutrition},
  • H. Chen, L. Sheng, +5 authors A. Pan
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • European Journal of Nutrition
  • PurposeWe conducted a meta-analysis to systematically assess the prospective association between vitamin K and cardiovascular disease (CVD) events and all-cause mortality.MethodsWe searched PubMed and EMBASE through January 2019 for prospective studies that reported the association of vitamin K (assessed by dietary intake or circulating concentration) with CVD events [including total CVD, CVD mortality, total coronary heart disease (CHD), fatal CHD, nonfatal myocardial infarction (MI), and… CONTINUE READING
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