Monthly Archives: May 2018

Does Vitamin D deficiency cause fatigue?

This question came up regarding a patient. The National Osteoporosis Guidelines on Vitamin D weren’t helpful, so I went onto PubMed. I found the following: This study found that vitamin D levels were negatively associated with fatigue in young Iranian … Continue reading

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Stable angina – NICE guidelines

New official guidelines for assessing possibly cardiac chest pain; check for the following three features of the pain. Constricting discomfort in the front of the chest, or in the neck, shoulders, jaw or arms Precipitated by physical exertion Relieved by … Continue reading

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