Vitamin D - David Feldman, J. Wesley Pike, Roger Bouillon, Edward Giovannucci, David Goltzman & Martin Hewison

Vitamin D

By David Feldman, J. Wesley Pike, Roger Bouillon, Edward Giovannucci, David Goltzman & Martin Hewison

  • Release Date: 2017-12-14
  • Genre: Life Sciences

Description

Vitamin D: Volume 2: Health, Disease and Therapeutics, Fourth Edition, authoritatively covers the evidence for new roles for vitamin D, ranging from cardiovascular disease, to cancer, diabetes, inflammatory bowel disease, multiple sclerosis and renal disease.

This collection represents a who’s who of vitamin D research and the coverage is appropriately broad, drawing in internal medicine, orthopedics, oncology and immunology. Clinical researchers will gain a strong understanding of the molecular basis for a particular area of focus.
Offers a comprehensive reference, ranging from basic bone biology, to biochemistry, to the clinical diagnostic and management implications of vitamin DSaves researchers and clinicians time in quickly accessing the very latest details on the diverse scientific and clinical aspects of Vitamin D, as opposed to searching through thousands of journal articlesChapter authors include the most prominent and well-published names in the fieldTargets chemistry, metabolism and circulation, mechanisms of action, mineral and bone homeostasis and vitamin D deficiencyPresents a clinical focus on disorders, analogs, cancer, immunity, inflammation, disease and therapeutic applications