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Long-term follow-up for mortality and cancer in a randomized placebo-controlled trial of vitamin D(3) and/or calcium (RECORD trial).

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CONTEXT: Vitamin D or calcium supplementation may have effects on vascular disease and cancer. OBJECTIVE: Our objective was to investigate whether vitamin D or calcium supplementation affects mortality, vascular disease, and cancer in older people. DESIGN AND SETTING: The study included long-term follow-up of participants in a two by two factorial, randomized controlled trial from 21 orthopedic centers in the United Kingdom. PARTICIPANTS: Participants were 5292 people (85% women) aged at leas...

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10.1210/jc.2011-1309

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Avenell, A More by this author
MacLennan, GS More by this author
Jenkinson, DJ More by this author
McPherson, GC More by this author
McDonald, AM More by this author
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Journal:
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
Volume:
97
Issue:
2
Pages:
614-622
Publication date:
2012-02-05
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EISSN:
1945-7197
ISSN:
0021-972X
URN:
uuid:2d903a67-b634-4c9c-93f0-4218a1e68c91
Source identifiers:
206028
Local pid:
pubs:206028

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