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Many doctors still belief (incorrectly) that more than 800 or 2000 IU of vitamin D is toxic - Oct 2014

How do primary care physicians and practitioners view and implement vitamin D in their practice? Vitamin D Council

Four themes found

  1. The primary driver of demand is the patient
  2. Reflexive acceptance of patient demand without additional investigation
  3. Incorporation into patient care as a diagnostic tool
  4. Doubt – “A substantial number of participants viewed the patient-driven demand for vitamin D testing and treatment with skepticism.”

Based on the following study

Emerging Practice Concerning Vitamin D in Primary Care
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See also VitaminDWiki

30000 IU toxicity - slide