Additional Evidence Supporting the Call for Further Study Into the Role of Vitamin D in COVID-19 Disease Severity

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Additional Evidence Supporting the Call for Further Study Into the Role of Vitamin D in COVID-19 Disease Severity

RIFM-9.9.20-04
Published: September 18, 2020

As the evidence mounts, the question I am asking is when will the NIH, WHO, CDC or any organization perform a randomized trial on Vitamin D? Until that occurs we will continue to watch all the other forms of evidence continue to accumulate.

Take home points: most individuals are deficient in this nutrient, and the intervention is a simple cost-effective one that may be pivotal in stopping this worldwide pandemic.

References:
https://febs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/febs.15495

https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.09.04.20188268v1

https://www.thelancet.com/journals/landia/article/PIIS2213-8587(20)30183-2/fulltext?fbclid=IwAR0qzV-kiZcVRQ-KeBAkru6hpGUUVVhbywbU3YgV_KSNaE7X7DVmblO9ysk

https://www.nof.org/news/joint-guidance-on-vitamin-d-in-the-era-of-covid-19-from-the-asbmr-aace-endocrine-society-ects-nof-and-iof/