Malcolm D. Kearns, M.D., and Vin Tangpricha, M.D., Ph.D.
Malcolm D. Kearns, M.D., is Medical Resident, and Vin Tangpricha, M.D., Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipids, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia.
Within the past 12 months, both Drs. Kearns and Tangpricha report no commercial conflicts of interest.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, CCME staff, and interMDnet staff have nothing to disclose.
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Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited
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Medical Education to provide continuing medical
education for physicians.
Upon completion of this Cyberounds®
, you should be able to:
- Describe the physical properties of vitamin D and its roles in the body
- Evaluate the meaning, measurement and epidemiological data of vitamin D sufficiency
- List the skeletal and non-skeletal pathologies related to vitamin D deficiency
- Apply the methods of treatment and prevention for vitamin D deficiency.