More evidence is required before concluding that calcium supplements raise heart disease risk in older women due to contradictory resultsApr 21
Madely Health Headlines Commentary for April 21, 2011
Primary source: BMJ
Bolland M, et al “Calcium supplements with or without vitamin D and risk of cardiovascular events: reanalysis of the Women’s Health Initiative limited access dataset and meta-analysis” BMJ 2011; 342: d2040.
Additional source: BMJ
Abrahamsen B “Do calcium plus vitamin D supplements increase cardiovascular risk?” BMJ 2011; 342: d2080.