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Changes in risk factors for cardiovascular disease with body fat loss in obese women.

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BACKGROUND: Current guidelines for obesity management emphasize the improvements in health risks associated with weight losses of 5-10% initial weight. However, most of the data is derived from periods of acute weight loss and may not represent the true effect in the longer term or in obese but otherwise healthy individuals. This study examines the temporal changes in risk factors for cardiovascular disease with weight change over 52 weeks. METHODS: In total, 57 overweight women (age 43.7 +/-...

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Mishra, GD More by this author
Fruhbeck, G More by this author
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Journal:
Diabetes, obesity and metabolism
Volume:
4
Issue:
6
Pages:
379-387
Publication date:
2002-11-05
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EISSN:
1463-1326
ISSN:
1462-8902
URN:
uuid:0236b0b8-c5ef-46e9-a6ae-c12932fb438b
Source identifiers:
429902
Local pid:
pubs:429902

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