Consistent ethnic specific differences in diabetes risk and vitamin D status in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys

@article{Christensen2016ConsistentES,
  title={Consistent ethnic specific differences in diabetes risk and vitamin D status in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys},
  author={Monika H. E. Christensen and Robert Scragg},
  journal={The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology},
  year={2016},
  volume={164},
  pages={4-10}
}
Previous findings from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III), a representative sample of the US population carried out in 1988-1994, showed an inverse association between diabetes risk and serum concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) in non-Hispanic whites and Mexican-Americans but not in non-Hispanic blacks. The study aim was to determine if this same pattern in ethnic variation occurred in more recent NHANES surveys. Cross-sectional data came from… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-8 OF 8 CITATIONS