Seasonal vitamin D status and endothelial function in healthcare workers


Haliloglu O., Kasaci T., YAVUZ D.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.46, ss.72-78, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 46 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1403-114
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.72-78

Özet

Background/aim: Healthcare workers have long working hours indoors and are at risk of vitamin D deficiency. The aim of this study was to determine seasonal vitamin D status and its relationship with early atherosclerotic markers, endothelial function, and carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) in healthcare workers of Marmara University Hospital, Istanbul.