Effect of acute oral calcium load on serum PTH and bone resorption in young healthy subjects: an overnight study

@article{Sadideen2004EffectOA,
  title={Effect of acute oral calcium load on serum PTH and bone resorption in young healthy subjects: an overnight study},
  author={Hazim M. Sadideen and Rami Swaminathan},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
  year={2004},
  volume={58},
  pages={1661-1665}
}
Objective: To investigate the effects of a 400 mg acute oral calcium dose on PTH and bone resorption markers in a young, healthy population.Design: Fasting serum parathyroid hormone (PTH), C-telopeptides (CTX), total calcium (Ca), albumin and urinary calcium/creatinine ratio (uCa/Cr) were measured on two separate days: one before and the other 10 h after… CONTINUE READING