Vitamin D supplementation to reduce depression in adults: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

@article{Gowda2015VitaminDS,
  title={Vitamin D supplementation to reduce depression in adults: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.},
  author={Usha Gowda and Mutsa P. Mutowo and Ben John Smith and Anita E Wluka and Andre M. N. Renzaho},
  journal={Nutrition},
  year={2015},
  volume={31 3},
  pages={421-9}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to estimate the weighted mean effect of vitamin D supplementation in reducing depressive symptoms among individuals aged ≥18 y diagnosed with depression or depressive symptoms. METHODS A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) in which vitamin D supplementation was used to reduce depression or depressive symptoms was conducted. Databases MEDLINE, EMBASE, psych INFO, CINAHL plus, and the Cochrane library were searched from inception to August… CONTINUE READING
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