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- Prifti, Edi, et al. Show all 11 Authors
- The American journal of clinical nutrition 2012 v.95 no.1 pp. 49-63
- C-reactive protein; adipocytes; adipose tissue; angiogenesis; apoptosis; blood glucose; body fat; cardioprotective effect; dieting; genes; glycemic index; insulin resistance; lipogenesis; low calorie diet; nutrient content; nutrition risk assessment; obesity; plasminogen activator; randomized clinical trials; soluble fiber; vascular endothelial growth factors; weight control programs; weight loss
- ... BACKGROUND: The most effective and safe dietary approach for weight loss and its impact on the metabolic functions and morphology of adipose tissue remain unclear. OBJECTIVES: We evaluated whether an energy-restricted high-protein diet with a low glycemic index and soluble fiber (LC-P-LGI) would be more effective than a low-calorie conventional diet (LC-CONV) on weight loss and related metabolic r ...