|Outcomes||Vitamin D3||Placebo||RRR (95% CI)†||NNT (CI)|
|*Abbreviations defined in glossary; RRR, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.|
|†Adjusted for age.|
|Fractures (any site)||8.8%||11.1%||22% (1 to 39)||44 (25 to 964)|
|Fractures (hip, wrist, forearm, or vertebrae)||4.5%||6.5%||33% (7 to 52)||29 (18 to 135)|
|All cause mortality||16.7%||18.4%||22% (−6 to 26)||Not significant|
Oral vitamin D3 supplementation reduced fractures in community dwelling elderly people
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