CRDA: Blood Pressure Outcomes (2023)

Author and Year:
Haufe S, Utz W, et al. 2012
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Article Title:
Left ventricular mass and function with reduced-fat or reduced-carbohydrate hypocaloric diets in overweight and obese subjects.
Haufe S, Utz W, Engeli S, Kast P, Böhnke J, Pofahl M, Traber J, Haas V, Hermsdorf M, Mähler A, Busjahn A, Wiesner S, Otto C, Mehling H, Luft F, Boschmann M, Schulz-Menger J, Jordan J
Hypertension (Dallas, TX)
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Study Design:
Randomized Controlled Trial
Risk of Bias Assessment Rating:
High risk
Inclusion Criteria:
Overweight/obese; taking no medications.
Exclusion Criteria:
Not reported
Research Purpose:
To investigate whether a reduced-carbohydrate and reduced-fat hypocaloric diet differentially affect left ventricular mass, cardiac function, and blood pressure.
Blinding efforts:
Not reported
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Source(s) of Funding:
Government, Not-for-profit
Please specify names of funders:
Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF-0313868). The Commission of the European Communities (Collaborative Project ADAPT, Contract No. 201100, and Collaborative Project SICA-HF, Contract No. 241558), and the German Obesity Network of Competence (Collaborative Project ADIPOSETARGET, 01 Gl0830)