Doxercalciferol

Known as: 1-alpha-hydroxyvitamin D2, 1?-Hydroxyergocalciferol, 1 alpha-hydroxyergocalciferol 
A synthetic analog of vitamin D with potential antineoplastic activity. In the liver, doxercalciferol is converted to its biologically active vitamin… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND The implementation of mass spectrometry to measure serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] concentrations has led to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
We compared the effects of calcitriol and doxercalciferol, in combination with either calcium carbonate or sevelamer, on bone… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES The optimal treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in chronic kidney disease (CKD) is unknown… (More)
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2010
2010
STUDY OBJECTIVE Recent attention has focused on vitamin D insufficiency but few data exist on vitamin D status among pregnant… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND African-Americans generally have lower circulating levels of 25 hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] than Whites, attributed to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Vascular calcification is associated with cardiovascular disease, the most common cause of death in chronic kidney disease (CKD… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
In the most recent revision of the dietary recommendations for Americans and Canadians in 1997, a recommended intake for Vitamin… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Calcitriol lowers parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) stages 3 and 4, but… (More)
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2000
2000
Hypercalcemia and hyperphosphatemia frequently necessitate vitamin D withdrawal in hemodialysis patients with secondary… (More)
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1984
1984
A cross-sectional study was carried out of 412 healthy and 226 chronically malnourished children in Recife, Brazil… (More)
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