The presence of the vitamin D receptor (VDR) has been recently demonstrated in human muscle supporting the theory of a role of vitamin D in the proliferation and differentiation of muscle cells. So far only few studies investigated the association between vitamin D and muscle performance in postmenopausal women.
|Numero di pagine||7|
|Rivista||European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2018|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation
Letizia Mauro, G., Gimigliano, F., Iolascon, G., Moretti, A., Calafiore, D., De Sire, A., Panella, L., Cisari, C., Fiore, P., & Benedetti, M. G. (2018). Can vitamin D deficiency influence muscle performance in postmenopausal women? A multicenter retrospective study. European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, 54, 676-682.