The Effects of 3 Years of Calcium Supplementation on Common Carotid Artery Intimal Medial Thickness and Carotid Atherosclerosis in Older Women: An Ancillary Study of the CAIFOS Randomized Controlled Trial

In conclusion, our study does not support the hypothesis that calcium supplementation increases either carotid artery intimal medial thickness or carotid atherosclerosis.

In addition, calcium supplementation and high total calcium intake may indeed reduce carotid atherosclerosis.

Autor: Joshua R Lewis, Kun Zhu, Peter L Thompson and Richard L Prince
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