Calcium + Vitamin D supplementation reduces the risk of total and hip fractures in adults
Calcium plus vitamin D supplementation and risk of fractures: an updated meta-analysis from the National Osteoporosis FoundationOsteoporos Int. 2016 Jan;27(1):367-76
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8 randomized controlled trials (30,970 adults) comparing calcium with vitamin D supplementation against no supplementation or a placebo in an adult population were included in this study. The purpose of this meta-analysis was to analyze the effect of calcium and vitamin D supplementation on fracture prevention (total and hip) in adults. The results displayed a significant reduction of 14% in total...
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