Attaullah Khan Niazi, Muhammed Muneeb, Kanza Sana Umer, Ammar Hameed Khan, Kiran Manzar, Sana Rasheed

Frequency of Vitamin D deficiency in Coronary artery disease patients following up in tertiary care cardiac center in Lahore

Attaullah Khan Niazi, Muhammed Muneeb, Kanza Sana Umer, Ammar Hameed Khan, Kiran Manzar, Sana Rasheed



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ABSTRACT

 Aim: To find out frequency of Vit. D deficiency in Coronary artery disease following up in tertiary care cardiac center

Method:  It is Purposive Cross-sectional study, Duration study period of two months in which 228 patients attended out clinic and underwent admission at department of cardiology & cardiovascular surgery, Data collection tool (a structured questionnaire) consists of demographic data, Vitamin d3 level, details of medications and co-angulation factors, ECG findings and expected Echocardiogram findings
Result:  The subjects were severely deficient in vitamin D and its levels were inversely correlated with most of the components of metabolic syndrome. A Vitamin D deficiency is stirring the Pakistan rural population regardless of their age, gender, and the results of this study‚Äôs result have showed that this vitamin D deficiency is crucial in Pakistan. However, large scale studies are required to verify our findings.
Keywords: Cardiovascular disease, Vitamin D. deficiency, Coronary artery disease, Malnutrition.



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