MJA InSight
MJA Careers

Vitamin D and adult bone health in Australia and New Zealand: a position statement

Terrence H Diamond, John A Eisman, Rebecca S Mason, Caryl A Nowson, Julie A Pasco, Philip N Sambrook and John D Wark
Med J Aust 2005; 183 (1): 52-54.

Terrence H Diamond,* John A Eisman, Rebecca S Mason, Caryl A Nowson,§ Julie A Pasco, Philip N Sambrook,** John D Wark

Terrence H Diamond, Associate Professor2
John A Eisman, Professor and Director3
Rebecca S Mason, Associate Professor of Physiology3
Caryl A Nowson, Professor of Rheumatology4
Julie A Pasco, Associate Professor5
Philip N Sambrook, Senior Research Fellow6
John D Wark, Professor of Medicine6
1 Endocrinology, University of NSW, Sydney, NSW
2 Bone and Mineral Research Program, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Sydney, NSW
4 University of Sydney, NSW
5 School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Melbourne, VIC
6 Clinical and Biomedical Sciences: Barwon Health, The University of Melbourne, PO Box 281, Geelong, VIC 3220
7 The University of Melbourne, VIC.
Article References: 
Reference Text: 
Working Group of the Australian and New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society, Endocrine Society of Australia and Osteoporosis Australia. Vitamin D and adult bone health in Australia and New Zealand: a position statement. Med J Aust 2005; 182: 281-285.
Reference Order: 
PubMed ID: 
Reference Text: 
Davie M, Lawson DE. Assessment of plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D response to ultraviolet irradiation over a controlled area in young and elderly subjects. Clin Sci (Lond) 1980; 58: 235-242.
Reference Order: 
PubMed ID: 
Reference Text: 
Chel VGM, Ooms ME, Popp-Snijders C, et al. Ultraviolet irradiation corrects vitamin D deficiency and suppresses secondary hyperparathyroidism in the elderly. J Bone Miner Res 1998; 13: 1238-1242.
Reference Order: 
PubMed ID: 

The full contents of this page are only available to subscribers.