Vitamin D and COVID-19

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Trovas G and Tournis S. Hormones (Athens) 2020.

ABSTRACT

Epidemiological data report that several countries with a high prevalence of hypovitaminosis D may have increased susceptibility to complications and mortality due to COVID-19 infection. These reports, however, have limitations given that they derive from observational studies. Nevertheless, while awaiting more robust data, clinicians should treat patients with vitamin D deficiency irrespective of whether or not it has a link with respiratory infections.

PMID:32666357 | DOI:10.1007/s42000-020-00231-9

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