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  • Condition: Obesity
  • Journal: JAMA network open
  • Treatment Used: Low-fat Plant-based Diet
  • Number of Patients: 44
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of adhering to a low-fat plant-based diet for obese people.
  • Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Patients with Dyslipidemia in China
  • Journal: Zhonghua yu fang yi xue za zhi [Chinese journal of preventive medicine]
  • Treatment Used: ?-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids
  • Number of Patients: 180
  • Published —
The purpose of this study was to determine the effectiveness of omega-3 fatty acids from different sources (i.e. fish oil, perilla oil, fish/linseed oil) on the metabolism of glycolipids (i.e. fats with sugars attached) in type 2 diabetic patients with abnormally elevated cholesterol or fats in the blood (i.e. dyslipidemia).
  • Condition: Obesity in Patients Taking Antipsychotics
  • Journal: Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica
  • Treatment Used: Liraglutide
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the effects of liraglutide on obesity in patients taking antipsychotics, specifically clozapine and olanzapine.
  • Condition: Chronic and Recurrent Pain in Children and Adolescents
  • Journal: The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • Treatment Used: Psychological Therapies
  • Number of Patients: 2884
  • Published —
This study updated the evidence on the effectiveness of psychological treatments for chronic and recurrent pain in children and adolescents.
  • Condition: Type 2 diabetes (T2DM)
  • Journal: The British journal of nutrition
  • Treatment Used: Carbohydrate-reduced high-protein (CRHP) diet
  • Number of Patients: 14
  • Published —
This study compared the clinical outcomes in terms of postprandial hyperglycemia in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) through the use of a carbohydrate-reduced high-protein (CRHP) diet versus iso-energetic conventional diet (CD).
  • Condition: Type 1 diabetes
  • Journal: Pediatric diabetes
  • Treatment Used: Alpha-1 antitrypsin treatment
  • Number of Patients: 16
  • Published —
This study evaluated the safety of alpha-1 antitrypsin treatment in patients with type 1 diabetes.
  • Condition: Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
  • Journal: BMC endocrine disorders
  • Treatment Used: Metformin
  • Number of Patients: 29
  • Published —
This study investigated the effect of adding metformin to pharmacologic insulin dosing in type 1 diabetics on insulin therapy 1 year after treatment compared with patients on insulin therapy alone.
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