Alcohol consumption in the severely obese: relationship with the metabolic syndrome.

@article{Dixon2002AlcoholCI,
  title={Alcohol consumption in the severely obese: relationship with the metabolic syndrome.},
  author={J Brandon Dixon and Maureen E Dixon and Paul E O'Brien},
  journal={Obesity research},
  year={2002},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={245-52}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to examine the association between the clinical and biochemical features of the metabolic syndrome and quantity and type of alcohol intake in the severely obese. RESEARCH METHODS AND PROCEDURES A cross-sectional study was performed in 486 consecutive severely obese subjects. Data on alcohol consumption was collected by serial clinical interviews and a questionnaire. The relationship between alcohol intake and the clinical and serum chemistry features of the… CONTINUE READING

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