Vitamin D Levels and Asymptomatic Coronary Artery Disease in Type 2 Diabetic Patients With Elevated Urinary Albumin Excretion Rate

@inproceedings{Joergensen2012VitaminDL,
  title={Vitamin D Levels and Asymptomatic Coronary Artery Disease in Type 2 Diabetic Patients With Elevated Urinary Albumin Excretion Rate},
  author={Christel Joergensen and Henrik Reinhard and Anne Vibeke Schmedes and Peter Riis Hansen and Niels Wiinberg and Claus Leth Petersen and K. Tobias Winther and H H Parving and Peter Karl Jacobsen and Peter Rossing},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
  year={2012}
}
OBJECTIVE Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the major cause of morbidity and mortality in type 2 diabetic patients. Severe vitamin D deficiency has been shown to predict cardiovascular mortality in type 2 diabetic patients. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We investigated the association among severe vitamin D deficiency, coronary calcium score (CCS), and asymptomatic CAD in type 2 diabetic patients with elevated urinary albumin excretion rate (UAER) >30 mg/24 h. This was a cross-sectional study… CONTINUE READING
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