Implication for health policy/practice/research/medical education:
Low levels of vitamin D may interfere with renin-angiotensin system, and aggravation of
hypertension, poor control of diabetes and progression of diabetic kidney disease. Thus
more attention to reaching to suitable levels of vitamin D in chronic kidney disease patients
Please cite this paper as: Hasanpour Dehkordi A. Vitamin D and population health; a nephrology
viewpoint. J Nephropathol. 2018;7(3):117-119. doi: 10.15171/jnp.2018.27.