Vitamin D deficiency is associated with an increased risk of all-cause mortality in observational studies. The specific causes of death underlying this association lack clarity. We investigated the association between vitamin D status and cause-specific mortality.
P L O S One, 2012, Vol 7, Issue 12
Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Cause of Death; Confidence Intervals; Denmark; Female; Follow-Up Studies; Humans; Male; Middle Aged; Mortality; Proportional Hazards Models; Risk Factors; Vitamin D