Vitamin D and intraocular pressure--results from a case-control and an intervention study.

@article{Krefting2014VitaminDA,
  title={Vitamin D and intraocular pressure--results from a case-control and an intervention study.},
  author={Einar Andreas Krefting and Rolf Jorde and Terje Christoffersen and G Grimnes},
  journal={Acta ophthalmologica},
  year={2014},
  volume={92 4},
  pages={345-9}
}
PURPOSE   To study the associations between serum 25-hydroxy-vitamin D (25(OH)D) levels, vitamin D administration and intraocular pressure (IOP). METHODS   The design of the study included a nested case-control study and a randomized controlled intervention trial. In the first part, healthy Caucasians with high or low serum 25(OH)D levels were recruited from a population-based study. IOP of the right eye was measured by the use of a rebound tonometer. In the second part, those with low serum… CONTINUE READING