Total 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Concentration as a Predictor for All-Cause Death and Cardiovascular Event Risk among Ethnic Chinese Adults: A Cohort Study in a Taiwan Community

@inproceedings{Chien2015Total2D,
  title={Total 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Concentration as a Predictor for All-Cause Death and Cardiovascular Event Risk among Ethnic Chinese Adults: A Cohort Study in a Taiwan Community},
  author={K J Chien and H C Hsu and Pei-Chun Chen and Hung-Ju Lin and Ta-Chen Su and Ming-Fong Chen and Yuan-Teh Lee},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND Evidence of an inverse association between serum 25-hydoroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] and the risk of all-cause death and cardiovascular disease from prospective studies is inconsistent. We tested the relationship between 25(OH)D and the risk among adult ethnic Chinese in Taiwan. METHODS We conducted a community-based cohort study of 1816… CONTINUE READING