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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Issues Final Recommendation Statement for Vitamin D and Calcium Supplementation to Prevent Fractures in Adults

Today, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force released its final recommendation statement on vitamin D and calcium supplementation to prevent fractures in adults. To view the recommendation and the evidence on which it is based, please go to http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Topic/recommendation-summary/vitamin-d-and-calcium-to-prevent-fractures-preventive-medication-february-2013. A fact sheet that explains the final recommendation statement in plain language is also available on this page. The final recommendation can also be found in the February 26 online issue of Annals of Internal Medicine.

Current as of: December 2017

Internet Citation: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Issues Final Recommendation Statement for Vitamin D and Calcium Supplementation to Prevent Fractures in Adults. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. February 2013.
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Announcements/News/Item/us-preventive-services-task-force-issues-final-recommendation-statement-for-vitamin-d-and-calcium-supplementation-to-prevent-fractures-in-adults

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