Vitamin D as a risk factor for premature atherosclerosis in patients with type 2 diabetes.

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BACKGROUND Several cardiovascular risk factors have been recognized in patients with diabetes and vitamin D deficiency is emerging as a new risk. The aim of this study was to determine the effect of vitamin D deficiency on the incidence of premature atherosclerosis in patients with type 2 diabetes. METHODS A total of 78 patients with type 2 diabetes were… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/2042018815600640

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@article{AlSaid2015VitaminDA, title={Vitamin D as a risk factor for premature atherosclerosis in patients with type 2 diabetes.}, author={Nehal Hamdy Al-Said and Nagwa Abd El Ghaffar Mohamed and Randa F Abd El Salam and Mary Wadie Fawzy}, journal={Therapeutic advances in endocrinology and metabolism}, year={2015}, volume={6 6}, pages={249-57} }