Vitamin D

A Clinical Casebook

  • Vin¬†Tangpricha

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Supavit Chesdachai, Vin Tangpricha
    Pages 1-7
  3. Oranan Siwamogsatham, Vin Tangpricha
    Pages 9-15
  4. Supavit Chesdachai, Vin Tangpricha
    Pages 17-24
  5. Supavit Chesdachai, Vin Tangpricha
    Pages 25-31
  6. Malcolm D. Kearns, Vin Tangpricha
    Pages 33-40
  7. Maria Lee, Vin Tangpricha
    Pages 41-47
  8. Tina Constantin, Vin Tangpricha
    Pages 49-57
  9. Malcolm D. Kearns, Vin Tangpricha
    Pages 59-69
  10. Malcolm D. Kearns, Vin Tangpricha
    Pages 77-85
  11. Kevin Man Hin Luk, Vin Tangpricha, Suephy C. Chen
    Pages 87-98
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 99-102

About this book


Comprised exclusively of clinical cases covering disorders of vitamin D and its clinical management, this concise, practical casebook will provide clinicians in endocrinology with the best real-world strategies to properly diagnose and treat the various forms of the condition they may encounter. Each chapter is a case that opens with a unique clinical presentation, followed by a description of the diagnosis, assessment and management techniques used to treat it, as well as the case outcome and clinical pearls and pitfalls. Cases included illustrate different causes of deficiency as well as management strategies, including deficiency in healthy patients and infants, in eating disorders and gastric bypass, surgical and chronic hypoparathyroidism, and chronic kidney disease, among others. Pragmatic and reader-friendly, Vitamin D: A Clinical Casebook will be an excellent resource for clinical endocrinologists, nutritionists, and family and emergency medicine physicians alike.


Cancer Cardiovascular disease Chronic kidney disease Diabetes Hypertension Hypovitaminosis D Malabsorption Musculoskeletal disorder Obesity Osteomalacia Osteoporosis Phosphorus disorder Photosensitivity Rickets Vitamin D deficiency Eating disorder Gastric bypass Hypoparathyroidism Psoriasis

Editors and affiliations

  • Vin¬†Tangpricha
    • 1
  1. 1.Emory UniversityAtlantaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-26174-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-26176-8
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