Controversies and Consensus Regarding Vitamin D Deficiency in 2015: Whom to test and whom to treat?

Description

Controversy continues to surround vitamin D testing, the diagnosis and clinical significance of vitamin D deficiency, and the benefits - or lack thereof - of vitamin D supplementation. 

 

Learning Outcomes

  1. Learn why low vitamin D may be a marker of ill health
  2. Name the benefits of Vitamin D supplementation
  3. Develop an understanding of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia’s position statement on Vitamin D testing

 

The Medical Journal of Australia
N/A
Reading: journal; textbook; book; literature review
0h : 30m
MBA: 0h : 30m
Endocrine System Diseases
Medical Practitioner, Medical Student, Doctor-in-Training, Non-Vocationally Registered, Nurse / Midwife, Pharmacist, Researcher, Retired, Specialist - Other, Specialist General Practitioner
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