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Three-Quarters of Hip Fracture Patients Are Vitamin D Deficient, Indian Study Reveals

(Science Daily) New Delhi researchers show that vitamin D levels may be a useful index for the assessment of hip fracture risk in elderly people.
A study in New Delhi India has revealed high rates of vitamin D deficiency among hip fracture patients, confirming the conclusions of similar international studies which point to vitamin D deficiency as a risk factor for hip fracture.
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