How deficient are vitamin D deficient critically ill patients?

@inproceedings{Lee2011HowDA,
  title={How deficient are vitamin D deficient critically ill patients?},
  author={Paul Lee},
  booktitle={Critical care},
  year={2011}
}
Vitamin D deficiency is highly prevalent among critically ill patients and may be associated with adverse outcomes. Failure of conventional vitamin D supplementation in correcting deficiency has called for studies to evaluate the efficacy and safety of a high-dose regime in critically ill patients. High-dose vitamin D supplementation that corrects a deficient state effectively and safely allows for intervention studies to be undertaken to determine the impact of vitamin D on morbidity and… CONTINUE READING