Table 4

Comparison of 5-year fall-related outcomes for current care versus empiric vitamin D maintenance therapy

Age groupCurrentVitamin DΔ
Minor falls
 60–64449 271363 91085 360
 65–69350 460283 87566 585
 70–74328 891266 48462 407
 ≥751 190 867968 252222 615
Major falls
 60–6464 76952 46312 306
 65–6977 45262 73714 715
 70–74109 63088 82820 802
 ≥75761 374619 046142 328
Deaths from falls
 60–6414912128
 65–6933327063
 70–74713577135
 ≥75723358811352
Person-years in care
 60–64
 65–69
 70–7418 33814 8573481
 ≥75426 696346 40880 288
Deaths from care
 60–64
 65–69
 70–7419321566367
 ≥7542 58634 6257961