Vitamin D status and incident myocardial infarction in the Potsdam-arm of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition: a pilot nested case-control study

Brian Buijsse, Cornelia Weikert, Hirche Frank, Jutta Dierkes, Gabriele Stangl & Heiner Boeing
Vitamin D may lower the risk of cardiovascular diseases. In a BMBF-funded project, we are currently investigating whether vitamin D status relates to the risk of cardiovascular diseases in the German arm of the European Prospective Investigation into Nutrition and Cancer (EPIC). The current analysis[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]