Table 3: Vitamin D3 and vBMD values in the highest (top)and lowest (bottom) cohorts (N = number of subjects).

 

Cohorts (N)

Vitamin D3 (ng/ml)

 

vBMD (Z-score)

 

Top

 

 

 

 

p < 0.0001

 

 

 

 

p = 0.43

Eighth (34)

50.4 11.2

0.24 1.2

Fifth (54)

45.7 10.8

0.19 1.1

Quarter (68)

43.5 10.6

0.15 1.1

Bottom

 

 

Quarter (68)

11.6 2.7

0.084 0.9

Fifth (54)

10.7 2.4

0.039 0.9

Eighth (34)

9.4 2.0

0.035 0.9