Studies related to Risk of Falls and Vitamin D

A Higher Dose Of Vitamin D Reduces The Risk Of Falls In Nursing Home Residents: A Randomized, Multiple-dose Study

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 124
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 65+
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
This dose response study suggested that 800IU was the lowest effective dose to significantly reduce fall risk in the elderly, with the 44-60% risk of falls in the lower dose and placebo groups being reduced to 20% over 5 months of study.

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