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Volume:8 Issue:3 Number:50 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #11445
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AAOS2019: Vit D deficient patients who receive supplements show improved outcomes in LSS surgery

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OrthoEvidence. AAOS2019: Vit D deficient patients who receive supplements show improved outcomes in LSS surgery. ACE Report. 2019;8(3):50. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/11445

Study Type:Randomized Trial
OE Level Evidence:N/A
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

The Effectiveness of Vitamin D Supplementation in Functional Outcome and Quality of Life of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Requiring Surgery: A Randomized Prospective Control Trial

Contributing Authors: S Lee S Ko

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This ACE Report is a summary of a conference presentation or abstract. The information provided has limited the ability to provide an accurate assessment of the risk of bias or the overall quality. Please interpret the results with caution as trials may be in progress and select results may have been presented.


40 patients with vitamin D deficiency and scheduled for lumbar spinal stenosis surgery were randomized to receive vitamin D supplementation (100,000 IU intramuscular injections of Vitamin D3) or no supplementation. Outcomes of interest included the Oswestry Disability index (ODI), Rolland-Morris Disability Questionnaire (RMDQ), and the Short Form 36 (SF-36) quality of life test. Follow up was perf...

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