Publications

Original Manuscripts

  • Pittas AG, Nelson J, Mitri J, Hillmann W, Garganta C, Nathan DM, Hu FB and Dawson-Hughes B. Vitamin D status and progression to diabetes in patients at risk for diabetes: an ancillary analysis in the Diabetes Prevention Program randomized controlled trial. Diabetes Care 2012:35(3):565-573 [PMID22323410; PMC3322702 [Available on 2013/3/1/]
  • Harris SS, Pittas AG and Palermo NJ.A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of vitamin D supplementation to improve glycaemia in overweight and obese African Americans. Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism 2012 (in press)
  • Liu, E., N. M. McKeown, Pittas AG, Meigs JB, Economos CD, Booth and Jacques PF. Predicted 25-hydroxyvitamin D score and change in fasting plasma glucose in the Framingham offspring study. EJCN 2011 19 October 2011; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2011.181 [PMID22009071; Free Article]
  • Mitri J, Dawson-Hughes B and Pittas AG. The effects of vitamin D and calcium supplementation on pancreatic beta cell function, insulin sensitivity and glycemia in adults at high risk for diabetes.  The CaDDM randomized controlled trial Am J Clin Nutr 94(2): 486-494. 2011 [PMC3142723]
  • Mitri J, Muraru MD and Pittas AG. Vitamin D and type 2 diabetes. A systematic review. EJCN 2011: 65(9): 1005-1015 [PMID21731035] [PMC Pending]
  • Pittas AG, Qi S, Manson JE, Dawson-Hughes B and Hu FB. Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration and risk of incident type 2 diabetes in women. Diabetes Care 2010:33(9):2021-3 [PMC2928356]
  • Pittas AG. Vitamin D and Cardiometabolic Disease. Functional Food Reviews 2010:2:2 (Summer 2010)
  • Liu E, Meigs JB, Pittas AG, Economos CD, McKeown NM, Booth SL and Jacques PF. Predicted 25-hydroxyvitamin D score and incident type 2 diabetes in the Framingham Offspring Study. AJCN 2010;91(6):1627-33 [PMC2869511]
  • Pittas AG and Dawson-Hughes B. Vitamin D and Diabetes. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 2010, Jul:121(1-2)425-9 [PMC2900448]
  • Pittas AG, Chung M, Trikalinos TA, Mitri J, Brendel M, Patel K, Lichtenstein AH, Lau J and Balk E. Vitamin D and Cardiometabolic Outcomes: A Systematic Review. Ann Intern Med 2010:152(5):307-314 [NIHMS332580] [PMC3211092]
  • Pittas AG, Laskowski U, Kos L and Saltzman E. The role of vitamin D in adults requiring nutrition therapy J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2010 Jan-Feb;34(1)70-80 [PMC2857395]
  • Eliades M and Pittas AG. Vitamin D and type 2 diabetes. Clinic Rev Bone Miner Metab 2009:7(2):185-198 [PMC in Process]
  • Liu E, Meigs JB, Pittas AG, McKeown NM,Economos CD, Booth SL, Jacques PF. Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D is associated with markers of the insulin resistance phenotype in non-diabetic adults. J. Nutr 2009:139(2):329-34. Epub 2008 Dec 23 [PMC2646208]
  • Peechakara SV and Pittas AG. Vitamin D as a potential modifier of diabetes risk. Nature Reviews Endocrinology 2008:4(4):182-183 [PMID18283325; Free Article]
  • Pittas AG and Dawson-Hughes B. The Effects of Calcium and Vitamin D Supplementation on Blood Glucose and Markers of Inflammation in Non-diabetic Adults. Diabetes Care 2007:30(7):e81; Author reply e82 [PMID17277040; Free Article]
  • Pittas AG, Lau J, Hu F and Dawson-Hughes B. “The Role of Vitamin D and Calcium in type 2 diabetes. A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis”, J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2007:92:2017-2029. Epub 2007 Mar 27  [PMC2085234]
  • Pittas AG, Harris S, Stark P and Dawson-Hughes B. The Effects of Calcium and Vitamin D Supplementation on Blood Glucose and Markers of Inflammation in Non-diabetic Adults. Diabetes Care 2007:30(4):980-986 [PMID17277040; Free Article]
  • Pittas AG, Dawson-Hughes B, Li T, Willett WC, Van Dam RV, Manson JE and Hu FB. Vitamin D and Calcium Intake in Relation to type 2 Diabetes. Diabetes Care 2006:29(3):650-6 [PMID16505521; Free Article]

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Book Chapters

  • Eliades M and Pittas AG. Vitamin D and type 2 diabetes in Holick M (editor) Vitamin D: Physiology, Molecular Biology and Clinical Applications, 2010
  • Pittas AG and Dawson-Hughes B. Vitamin D and type 2 diabetes and hypertension in Feldman D, Pike W and Adams J (editors) Vitamin D (3rd edition), pp 1907 – 1930.

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Editorials

  • Mitri J and Pittas AG.  Shining a light: the role of vitamin D in diabetes mellitus. Nature Reviews Endocrinology 2010:6:478-480 [PMC Journal – In Process]
  • Mitri J and Pittas AG. Vitamin D therapy in adults with diabetes mellitus (Author Reply). Nature Reviews Endocrinology 2010 doi:10.1038/nrendo.2010.107-c2 [PMC Journal – In Process]

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