A study led by the University of Melbourne, Western Health and the Royal Melbourne Hospital is underway to assess the efficacy of high dose Vitamin D in refugee patients from Sudan and Burma where TB is prevalent.
For more information please go to http://www.medrmhwh.unimelb.edu.au/research/endocrinology.html.
Producer: Rebecca Scott
Camera: Clive Banfield
Editing: Rob Cross
With thanks to:
Ms Thuvaraka Jeyakumaran, PhD student Department of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Science (MDHS); Professor Peter Ebeling, Head of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine/Western Hospital; & the patients and nurses of the Royal Melbourne Hospital VIDS clinic