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Trauma and surgery

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  • You can easily improve outcomes of many planned surgeries by increasing vitamin D ahead of time
    • Cancer surgery is the only known exception - extra Vitamin D is OK only if doctor reduces the chemo doses
  • A loading dose of Vitamin D also improves unplanned hospital admissions
  • Improvements include
    • Shorter recovery time
    • Shorter ICU time
    • Reduced deaths – in hospital, next month, next year
    • Reduced Sepsis = blood poisoning = infection
  • Glutamine and Omega-3 have also been proven to help several traumas/surgeries
  • Note: Vitamin D also prevents the need for various surgeries and Omega-3 prevents many concussions/TBI

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Trauma and Surgery category has 215 articles

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The items which are in both Intervention and Trauma/Surgery are listed here

Pages in BOTH of the categories: Trauma/Surgery and Loading Dose

Pages in BOTH of the categories: Trauma/Surgery and Infants/Children

Pages in BOTH of the categories: Trauma/Surgery and Mortality

Pages in BOTH of the categories: Trauma/Surgery and Omega-3

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20 Most-visited pages in Trauma/Surgery category in VitaminDWiki

Id Page Hits Last modification Creator Categories
1855 Vitamin D reduces sepsis 128036
16 Aug, 2018 16:45
admin Trauma and surgery
Cost savings with Vitamin D
5149 Soldiers need vitamin D, but levels cut in half in 18 years – March 2014 108418
10 Jul, 2018 13:08
admin Deficiency of Vitamin D
Bone - Health
Trauma and surgery
3411 Trauma and surgery 45048
03 May, 2018 23:35
ricks99 Trauma and surgery
3673 Magnesium may be an important way to treat brain trauma 18877
07 Oct, 2017 16:50
admin Vitamin D and Magnesium
Trauma and surgery
629 HMOs will save millions of dollars with vitamin D 14274
03 Jun, 2013 16:02
admin Trauma and surgery
Cost savings with Vitamin D
3640 Vitamin D aided progesterone in reducing traumatic brain injury – RCT Dec 2012 11341
10 Oct, 2017 14:39
admin Trauma and surgery
535 Better total hip replacement if have high vitamin D 9901
07 Jul, 2018 12:55
admin Bone - Health
Trauma and surgery
3757 Off topic: Use of ICU in month before death has increased to almost 30 pcnt – Feb 2013 9518
07 Feb, 2013 17:39
admin Mortality and D
Trauma and surgery
Off Topic
5819 Mild Traumatic Brain Injury reduced by Vitamin D – May 2014 9093
11 Apr, 2018 00:34
admin Trauma and surgery
3176 Loss of muscle strength –sarcopenia – one of the suspects is vitamin D – Aug 2012 8534
08 Mar, 2017 13:54
admin Seniors
Trauma and surgery
Top news
3499 Hypothesis: Extensive burns reduce vitamin D, which increase bone loss – Nov 2012 8525
31 May, 2015 11:02
admin Trauma and surgery
3692 Hypomagnesemia (low Magnesium) is very prevalent in ICU – 1999 7831
23 Jan, 2014 13:35
admin Vitamin D and Magnesium
Trauma and surgery
2644 Sepsis associated with low vitamin D - April 2012 7531
22 Mar, 2016 14:24
admin Trauma and surgery
1244 Every Thyroidectomy patient should get vitamin D and Calcium – Nov 2010 7413
28 Jun, 2012 03:13
admin Trauma and surgery
Thyroid and parathyroid
2325 Critical Care patients need vitamin D 7142
16 Feb, 2012 01:40
admin Trauma and surgery
1518 540000 IU before ICU raised vitamin D by 25 ng in 2 days – March 2011 7080
02 May, 2014 20:46
admin Trauma and surgery
Loading dose for Vitamin D
Cost savings with Vitamin D
6451 Acute respiratory distress – 100 percent of patients were vitamin D deficient– April 2015 7002
01 Sep, 2015 13:38
admin Breathing
Trauma and surgery
2416 Being vitamin D deficient in the ICU is not good - Feb 2012 6907
21 Sep, 2013 13:07
admin Trauma and surgery
4919 US Army learning about benefits of vitamin D to trauma – Dec 2013 6837
10 Jul, 2018 13:12
admin Trauma and surgery
5868 Acute Rehab. patients 2.3X more likely to have musculoskeletal pain if low vitamin D – Oct 2014 6485
29 Dec, 2016 01:56
admin Pain - chronic
Trauma and surgery

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