Priority 12 from the Paediatric Lower Limb Surgery PSP

UNCERTAINTY:  Does vitamin D supplementation or other diet supplements increase recovery rates following lower limb bone surgery, such as osteotomy or leg lengthening? (JLA PSP Priority 12)
Overall ranking 12
JLA question ID 0081/12
Explanatory note  Not available for this PSP

SR: Bueno AL et al. The importance for growth of dietary intake of calcium and vitamin D. J Pediatr (Rio J). 2008 Sep-Oct;84(5):386-94.

Health Research Classification System category  Musculoskeletal
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples Is deficient Vitamin D a reason for poor bone healing? ~ Does vitamin D supplementation increase recovery rates following bone surgery, such as osteotomy or leg lengthening?
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PSP information
PSP unique ID 0081
PSP name Paediatric Lower Limb Surgery
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP. 75  (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
Date of priority setting workshop 17 November 2018