Childhood 25-OH vitamin D levels and carotid intima-media thickness in adulthood: the cardiovascular risk in young Finns study

Markus Juonala, Atte Voipio, Katja Pahkala, Jorma S A Viikari, Vera Mikkila, Mika Kahonen, Nina Hutri-Kahonen, Antii Jula, David Paul Burgner, Matthew A Sabin, Jukka Marniemi, Britt-Marie Loo, Tomi Laitinen, Eero Jokinen, Leena Taittonen, Costan Magnussen, Olli T Raitakari

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Abstract

To investigate if low vitamin D levels in childhood are related with increased carotid artery intima-media thickness (IMT) in adulthood
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1469 - 1476
Number of pages8
JournalThe Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
Volume100
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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Juonala, M., Voipio, A., Pahkala, K., Viikari, J. S. A., Mikkila, V., Kahonen, M., Hutri-Kahonen, N., Jula, A., Burgner, D. P., Sabin, M. A., Marniemi, J., Loo, B-M., Laitinen, T., Jokinen, E., Taittonen, L., Magnussen, C., & Raitakari, O. T. (2015). Childhood 25-OH vitamin D levels and carotid intima-media thickness in adulthood: the cardiovascular risk in young Finns study. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 100(4), 1469 - 1476. https://doi.org/10.1210/jc.2014-3944