Increased rates of 25-hydroxy vitamin D testing: Dissecting a modern epidemic.

@article{Rodd2018IncreasedRO,
  title={Increased rates of 25-hydroxy vitamin D testing: Dissecting a modern epidemic.},
  author={Celia J. Rodd and Abdulrazaq A H Sokoro and Lisa M. Lix and Laurel Thorlacius and Michael E K Moffatt and Jim Slater and Eric R. Bohm},
  journal={Clinical biochemistry},
  year={2018}
}
INTRODUCTION Laboratories have noted marked increases in the analysis of 25-hydroxy vitamin D (25(OH)D) in recent decades. Our objectives were to describe the annual number of 25(OH)D tests, examine the characteristics of those tested and those ordering them, and determine the proportion of potentially unnecessary tests in Manitoba. METHODS Manitoba… CONTINUE READING