What should we be doing?BMJ 2010; 340 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c931 (Published 17 February 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c931
- S A Paul Chubb, senior clinical scientist1,
- Zahra Khatami, consultant clinical scientist1
- 1Queen’s Hospital, Romford RM7 0AG
Like general practitioners responding to the clinical review on the diagnosis and management of vitamin D deficiency,1 2 we would appreciate guidance on whether a vitamin D assay is required in all patients considered at risk of deficiency, or only in selected cases.
Our laboratory received over 3900 requests for 25-OH vitamin …