Gerry K Schwalfenberg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Not enough vitamin D: health consequences for Canadians
    Gerry Schwalfenberg
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton
    Can Fam Physician 53:841-54. 2007
  2. pmc Omega-3 fatty acids: their beneficial role in cardiovascular health
    Gerry Schwalfenberg
    Department of Family Practice, Misericordia Hospital, Edmonton, Alta
    Can Fam Physician 52:734-40. 2006
  3. doi request reprint A review of the critical role of vitamin D in the functioning of the immune system and the clinical implications of vitamin D deficiency
    Gerry K Schwalfenberg
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Mol Nutr Food Res 55:96-108. 2011
  4. pmc Vitamin D and diabetes: improvement of glycemic control with vitamin D3 repletion
    Gerry Schwalfenberg
    Department of Family Medicine at University of Alberta in Edmonton
    Can Fam Physician 54:864-6. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Addressing vitamin D deficiency in Canada: a public health innovation whose time has come
    G K Schwalfenberg
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta, 301, 9509 156 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T5P 4J5, Canada
    Public Health 124:350-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Vitamin D supplementation in a nursing home population
    Gerry K Schwalfenberg
    Department of Family Practice, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Mol Nutr Food Res 54:1072-6. 2010
  7. pmc Vitamin D status of clinical practice populations at higher latitudes: analysis and applications
    Stephen J Genuis
    University of Alberta, Edmonton Alberta, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:151-73. 2009
  8. pmc Solar radiation and vitamin D: mitigating environmental factors in autoimmune disease
    Gerry K Schwalfenberg
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta, Suite No 301, 9509 156 Street, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Environ Public Health 2012:619381. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Picking a bone with contemporary osteoporosis management: nutrient strategies to enhance skeletal integrity
    Stephen J Genuis
    University of Alberta, 2935 66 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6K 4C1
    Clin Nutr 26:193-207. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Improvement of chronic back pain or failed back surgery with vitamin D repletion: a case series
    Gerry Schwalfenberg
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta, Canada
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:69-74. 2009

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Publications11

  1. pmc Not enough vitamin D: health consequences for Canadians
    Gerry Schwalfenberg
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton
    Can Fam Physician 53:841-54. 2007
    ..To review the evidence on vitamin D (VTD) insufficiency and deficiency from a Canadian perspective and to highlight some of the known and evolving implications of insufficiency or deficiency for health...
  2. pmc Omega-3 fatty acids: their beneficial role in cardiovascular health
    Gerry Schwalfenberg
    Department of Family Practice, Misericordia Hospital, Edmonton, Alta
    Can Fam Physician 52:734-40. 2006
    ..To examine evidence for the role of omega-3 fatty acids in cardiovascular disease...
  3. doi request reprint A review of the critical role of vitamin D in the functioning of the immune system and the clinical implications of vitamin D deficiency
    Gerry K Schwalfenberg
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Mol Nutr Food Res 55:96-108. 2011
    ..Clinical diseases are presented in which optimization of 25(OH)D levels may benefit or cause harm according to present day knowledge. The safety of using larger doses of vitamin D in various clinical settings is discussed...
  4. pmc Vitamin D and diabetes: improvement of glycemic control with vitamin D3 repletion
    Gerry Schwalfenberg
    Department of Family Medicine at University of Alberta in Edmonton
    Can Fam Physician 54:864-6. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Addressing vitamin D deficiency in Canada: a public health innovation whose time has come
    G K Schwalfenberg
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta, 301, 9509 156 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T5P 4J5, Canada
    Public Health 124:350-9. 2010
    ..Explicit directives regarding vitamin D assessment and management are urgently required...
  6. doi request reprint Vitamin D supplementation in a nursing home population
    Gerry K Schwalfenberg
    Department of Family Practice, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Mol Nutr Food Res 54:1072-6. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Vitamin D status of clinical practice populations at higher latitudes: analysis and applications
    Stephen J Genuis
    University of Alberta, Edmonton Alberta, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:151-73. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Solar radiation and vitamin D: mitigating environmental factors in autoimmune disease
    Gerry K Schwalfenberg
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta, Suite No 301, 9509 156 Street, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Environ Public Health 2012:619381. 2012
    ..Studies that have resulted in prevention or amelioration of some autoimmune disease are discussed. An example of the utility of supplementing vitamin D in an unusual autoimmune disease, idiopathic thrombocytic purpura, is presented...
  9. ncbi request reprint Picking a bone with contemporary osteoporosis management: nutrient strategies to enhance skeletal integrity
    Stephen J Genuis
    University of Alberta, 2935 66 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6K 4C1
    Clin Nutr 26:193-207. 2007
    ..Recent evidence-based research, however, supports intervention with adequate amounts of specific nutrients including vitamin D, strontium, vitamin K, and essential fatty acids in the prevention and primary management of osteoporosis...
  10. doi request reprint Improvement of chronic back pain or failed back surgery with vitamin D repletion: a case series
    Gerry Schwalfenberg
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta, Canada
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:69-74. 2009
    ....
  11. pmc Recommend omega-3 fatty acids in pregnancy?
    Gerry Schwalfenberg
    Can Fam Physician 53:1299-300; author reply 1300. 2007