Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences on calcified tissues

ba0004p88 | (1) | ICCBH2015

Vitamin D and bone health: A practical clinical guideline for management in children and young people in the UK

Thurston Anne , Bowring Claire , Shaw Nick , Arundel Paul

Background: There is currently considerable clinical and academic interest in vitamin D in children and young people. This partly relates to recognition of a resurgence of symptomatic vitamin D deficiency with reports of children presenting with rickets or hypocalcaemic symptoms. An additional development has been the recognition that vitamin D may have a physiological extraskeletal role beyond its traditional function as a key regulator of calcium and bone metabolism.<p c...