Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Vitamin D

Edited by Öner Özdemir

Sakarya University

This book examines the sometimes controversial role of vitamin D in various health problems. Divided into four sections, chapters cover such topics as vitamin D deficiency in women, newborns, and the elderly, as well as the role of vitamin D in COVID-19, autism spectrum disorder, diabetes, dental diseases, and central nervous system pathological processes.

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Vitamin DEdited by Öner Özdemir

Published: September 15th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.93580

ISBN: 978-1-83969-350-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-83969-349-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83969-351-9

Copyright year: 2021

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801 Total Chapter Downloads


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1. Vitamin D Metabolism

By Sezer Acar and Behzat Özkan


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2. Vitamin D Deficiency in Pregnant Women and Newborn

By Neelakanta Kanike, Naveen Kannekanti and Jenny Camacho


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3. Vitamin D in Elderly

By Malgorzata Kupisz-Urbańska, Jacek Łukaszkiewicz and Ewa Marcinowska-Suchowierska


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4. Vitamin D and the Immune System

By Vikram Singh Chauhan


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5. Viral Infections, Including Influenza and Corona Virus Disease 2019, and Vitamin D: A Mini-Review

By Srđana Čulić


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6. Vitamin D and Its Relationship with the Pathways Related to Thrombosis and Various Diseases

By Syed Mohd, Swati Sharma, Aastha Mishra and Mohammad Zahid Ashraf


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7. Vitamin D and Dentistry

By Elif Gül Aydın and Öner Özdemir


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8. The Importance of Vitamin D for Periodontal Tissues

By Egle Jagelaviciene


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9. Vitamin D and Diabetic Foot

By Antony Macido


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10. The Role of Vitamin D in Neurodegeneration and Other Pathological Processes of the Central Nervous System

By Carl Nikolaus Homann


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11. Vitamin D and Autism Spectrum Disorder

By Maud Vegelin, Gosia Teodorowicz and Huub F.J. Savelkoul


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