Vitamin D status is associated with physical performance: the results of three independent cohorts

@article{Sohl2012VitaminDS,
  title={Vitamin D status is associated with physical performance: the results of three independent cohorts},
  author={Evelien Sohl and Renate T. de Jongh and Annemieke C Heijboer and Karin M A Swart and Elske M Brouwer-Brolsma and Anke W. Enneman and C. P. G. M. de Groot and Nathalie van der Velde and Rosalie A. M. Dhonukshe-Rutten and P. Lips and Natasja M. van Schoor},
  journal={Osteoporosis International},
  year={2012},
  volume={24},
  pages={187-196}
}
This study, on the association between vitamin D status and physical performance and its decline, shows that vitamin D status is associated with physical performance in several older age groups. However, vitamin D status does not predict a decline in physical performance in individuals aged 55–65 years. Previous research in the Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam (LASA) showed an association of vitamin D status with physical performance and its decline in persons aged 65 years and older. The… CONTINUE READING
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