EVIDENCE-BASED PROSPECTS FOR THE PREVENTIVE USE OF VITAMIN D


A.S. Mikhaylova, A.G. Zakroyeva, A.D. Sakhnin

FSBEI HE USMU of RMH, Yekaterinburg
This review deals with the physiological and functional characteristics of vitamin D and its major metabolites, the ways of their synthesis and activation, the points of application and the main clinical effects. Special attention is paid to the analysis of available publications devoted to the evaluation of the effect of vitamin D on the prevention of development and progression of bone metabolism disorders, autoimmune and oncological diseases, diseases of the cardiovascular, nervous and reproductive systems.

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Corresponding author: A.S. Mikhayova – PhD, Teaching Assistant at the Department of Preventive and Family Medicine, FSBEI HE USMU of RMH, Yekaterinburg; tel. 8 (343) 214-87-98; e-mail: mikhaylovamail@ya.ru


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