Vitamin D and breast cancer
Record ID 32013000214
Authors' recomendations: Women diagnosed with breast cancer typically have levels of vitamin D that are below the level considered sufficient for optimal health. Given the regulatory roles played by vitamin D for tumor control within breast tissue and for general bone health, vitamin D sufficiency may improve breast cancer outcomes as well as improve the safety and effectiveness of breast cancer treatments. Vitamin D testing measures the circulating levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25-OHD), the molecule that best represents vitamin D status. Vitamin D supplementation is intended to improve circulating levels of 25-OHD.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2012
URL for published report: The report may be purchased from:http://www.hayesinc.com/hayes/crd/?crd=14619
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: United States
- Vitamin D
Organisation Name: HAYES, Inc.
Contact Address: 157 S. Broad Street, Suite 200, Lansdale, PA 19446, USA. Tel: 215 855 0615; Fax: 215 855 5218
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Copyright: 2012 Winifred S. Hayes, Inc
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