Omowunmi Aibana
University of Texas at Austin
Vitamin D and neurologyProspective cohort studyvitamin D deficiencyCohortMeta-analysis
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#1Omowunmi Aibana (University of Texas at Austin)
#2Chuan-Chin Huang (Brigham and Women's Hospital)H-Index: 4
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Background: Few studies have evaluated the association between pre-existing vitamin D deficiency (VDD) and incident TB. We assessed the impact of baseline vitamin D on TB disease risk. Methods: We nested a case-control study within a prospective cohort of household contacts of TB patients in Peru. We also conducted a one-stage individual participant data meta-analysis searching PubMed and Embase to identify studies of vitamin D and TB disease until December 31, 2017. We included studies that ass...