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Adult Weight Management

AWM: Interventions in Primary Care or Outpatient Settings (2020-21)

Author and Year:
El-Kader SM, Al-Jiffri Oh, et al, 2020
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Article Title:
Weight reduction ameliorates inflammatory cytokines, adipocytokines and endothelial dysfunction biomarkers among Saudi patients with type 2 diabetes.
Abd El-Kader SM ,Al-Jiffri OH, Neamatallah ZA ,AlKhateeb AF ,AlFawaz SS
African Health Sciences
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Study Design:
Randomized Controlled Trial
Risk of Bias Assessment Rating:
Some concerns
Inclusion Criteria:
Obesity; type 2 diabetes mellitus
Exclusion Criteria:
Hypertension; musculoskeletal disorders; smoking; congestive heart failure; intake of medicine that affects the endothelial function.
Research Purpose:
To measure the impact of weight reducing on inflammatory cytokines, adipocytokines and endothelial function biomarkers among obese type 2 diabetes patients.
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Study Location:
Saudi Arabia
Source(s) of Funding:
Please specify names of funders:
Deanship of Scientific Research at King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia