oa Journal of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes in South Africa - NOFSA policy statement on the association between calcium supplementation and cardiovascular disease : NOFSA policy statement

Volume 15, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1608-9677
  • E-ISSN: 2220-1009



Following the publication of an article by Mark Bolland and coworkers in the British Medical Journal of 29 July 2010, on the association between calcium supplementation for osteoporosis and an increased risk of myocardial infarction, much concern and confusion exist among patients and doctors alike as to the safety and efficacy of these agents.

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