Does vitamin D supplementation alleviate chronic nonspecific musculoskeletal pain? A systematic review and meta-analysis

@article{Gaikwad2016DoesVD,
  title={Does vitamin D supplementation alleviate chronic nonspecific musculoskeletal pain? A systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={M. Gaikwad and S. Vanlint and M. Mittinity and G. Moseley and N. Stocks},
  journal={Clinical Rheumatology},
  year={2016},
  volume={36},
  pages={1201-1208}
}
  • M. Gaikwad, S. Vanlint, +2 authors N. Stocks
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Clinical Rheumatology
  • Chronic nonspecific musculoskeletal pain (CNMP) is an idiopathic condition often seen in general practice and rheumatology clinics, the aetiology of which may include vitamin D deficiency. The objective of the present study is to evaluate the effectiveness of vitamin D supplementation in the management of CNMP through a systematic review and meta-analysis. According to PRISMA guidelines, PubMed, Embase, Web of Science, Cochrane and Scopus electronic databases were searched for randomised… CONTINUE READING
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