Vitamin D and chronic pain

@article{Straube2009VitaminDA,
  title={Vitamin D and chronic pain},
  author={Sebastian Straube and R Andrew Moore and Sheena Derry and Henry McQuay},
  journal={PAIN{\textregistered}},
  year={2009},
  volume={141},
  pages={10-13}
}

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