Vitamin d deficiency/insufficiency practice patterns in a veterans health administration long-term care population: a retrospective analysis.


OBJECTIVES To evaluate the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency/insufficiency in long-term care patients at a Veterans Health Administration (VHA) hospital and to assess treatment and follow-up of low vitamin D levels. DESIGN Observational cohort study. SETTING VA hospital extended care center (ECC). PARTICIPANTS 2218 ECC patients between January 2001… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jamda.2009.08.010

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