Effect of Vitamin B12 Injection on Vocal Performance of Professional Singers

JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery

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What The Study Did: Researchers in this randomized clinical trial looked at whether a vitamin B12 injection improved mild singing-related symptoms such as reduced stamina and vocal fatigue among professional singers.

Authors: Michael M. Johns III, M.D., of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2020.4026)

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