Comparison of weight loss among named diet programs in overweight and obese adults: a meta-analysis.

  title={Comparison of weight loss among named diet programs in overweight and obese adults: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Bradley C. Johnston and Steve Kanters and Kristofer Bandayrel and Ping Wu and Faysal Naji and Reed Alexander C Siemieniuk and Geoff Dc Ball and Jason Walter Busse and Kristian Thorlund and Gordon H. Guyatt and Jeroen P. Jansen and Edward Mills},
  volume={312 9},
IMPORTANCE Many claims have been made regarding the superiority of one diet or another for inducing weight loss. Which diet is best remains unclear. OBJECTIVE To determine weight loss outcomes for popular diets based on diet class (macronutrient composition) and named diet. DATA SOURCES Search of 6 electronic databases: AMED, CDSR, CENTRAL, CINAHL, EMBASE, and MEDLINE from inception of each database to April 2014. STUDY SELECTION Overweight or obese adults (body mass index ≥25) randomized… CONTINUE READING
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