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Vitamin D

Known as: vitamin d preparations, d vitamin, vit d 
A vitamin that includes both CHOLECALCIFEROLS and ERGOCALCIFEROLS, which have the common effect of preventing or curing RICKETS in animals. It can… 
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Calcium and vitamin D are two essential nutrients long known for their role in bone health. Over the last ten years, the public… 
Review
2011
Review
2011
This article summarizes the new 2011 report on dietary requirements for calcium and vitamin D from the Institute of Medicine (IOM… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
In innate immune responses, activation of Toll-like receptors (TLRs) triggers direct antimicrobial activity against intracellular… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
  • M. Holick
  • Mayo Clinic proceedings
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 6782358
During the past decade, major advances have been made in vitamin D research that transcend the simple concept that vitamin D is… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Vitamin D has captured attention as an important determinant of bone health, but there is no common definition of optimal vitamin… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
  • H. DeLuca
  • American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 4232086
Vitamin D3 is a prohormone produced in skin through ultraviolet irradiation of 7-dehydrocholesterol. It is biologically inert and… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Obesity is associated with vitamin D insufficiency and secondary hyperparathyroidism. OBJECTIVE This study assessed… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
  • R. Vieth
  • American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 4488462
For adults, the 5-microg (200 IU) vitamin D recommended dietary allowance may prevent osteomalacia in the absence of sunlight… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Inadequate dietary intake of calcium and vitamin D may contribute to the high prevalence of osteoporosis among older… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BONE density achieved in early adulthood is the major determinant of risk of osteoporotic fracture. Up to 60% of women1,2 suffer…