The Effect of Vitamin D Treatment on Clinical and Biochemical Outcomes of Primary Aldosteronism

Noor Ashikin Ismail; Nor Azmi Kamaruddin; Shamsul Azhar Shah; Norlela Sukor


Clin Endocrinol. 2020;92(6):509-517. 

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Vitamin D treatment perhaps should be considered in patients with PA in view of the high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency and insufficiency. A randomized controlled trial is needed to evaluate the effect of vitamin D treatment in PA populations. Future studies are needed to include cardiovascular inflammatory biomarkers in relation to the hard clinical end-points such as myocardial infarction and stroke which are more prevalent in PA population following vitamin D treatment.