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Maximal response to a plasma cholesterol-lowering diet is achieved within two weeks.

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BACKGROUND AND AIM: Replacing saturated fat with polyunsaturated fat reduces plasma cholesterol concentrations; however, it has not been well documented how rapidly the decline occurs nor how long is required to reach the maximum cholesterol-lowering effect. The aim of the present study was to determine the time course of change in plasma cholesterol concentrations when participants adopt a lipid-lowering diet. METHODS AND RESULTS: Participants (n = 19) were asked to follow for 19 days a diet...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM, OCDEM
Role:
Author
Journal:
Nutrition, metabolism, and cardiovascular diseases : NMCD
Volume:
12
Issue:
5
Pages:
291-295
Publication date:
2002-10-05
EISSN:
1590-3729
ISSN:
0939-4753
URN:
uuid:f104794e-9699-413a-bf08-d0b742d1e6e5
Source identifiers:
221835
Local pid:
pubs:221835

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