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ea0037gp.11.09 | Calcium, Vitamin D and Bone (1) | ECE2015

Physical performance in women with vitamin D deficiency

Capatina Cristina , Carsote Mara , Berteanu Mihai , Poiana Catalina

Introduction: VD deficiency is associated with the atrophy of muscle fibres (predominantly type II). This leads to decreased muscle force and general physical performance.Objective: To analyse the relationship between the serum concentration of 25-hydroxy vitamin D (25OHD), balance and physical performance in women with VD deficiency and the effect of VD supplementation or treatment with a VD analog.Materials and methods: We analys...