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Effets des supplémentations en calcium et vitamine D sur la maladie cardiovasculaire

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Published in Revue médicale suisse. 2012, vol. 8, no. 348, p. 1458-63
Abstract Studies exploring the effect of calcium supplementation on cardiovascular risk suggest that systolic blood pressure decreases with supplementation. A lower calcium intake has been associated with an increased risk of stroke. By contrast, calcium supplementation may increase the risk of myocardial infarction. The effect of vitamin D supplementation on blood pressure is still unclear and no effect of vitamin D supplementation on coronary heart disease or stroke has been clearly demonstrated. There is a lack of randomized clinical trials primarily addressing the effect of these parameters on CVD. Currently, the use of calcium and vitamin D supplementations for the prevention of cardiovascular disease is not justified.
Keywords Blood Pressure/drug effectsBone Density Conservation Agents/therapeutic useCalcium, Dietary/administration & dosage/adverse effectsCardiovascular Diseases/prevention & controlHumansVitamin D/therapeutic use
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GUESSOUS, Idris, BOCHUD, Murielle. Effets des supplémentations en calcium et vitamine D sur la maladie cardiovasculaire. In: Revue médicale suisse, 2012, vol. 8, n° 348, p. 1458-63. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:31828

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