Design and challenges of a randomized controlled trial for reducing risk factors of metabolic syndrome in Mexican women through water intake.

@article{HernndezCordero2013DesignAC,
  title={Design and challenges of a randomized controlled trial for reducing risk factors of metabolic syndrome in Mexican women through water intake.},
  author={Sonia L Hern{\'a}ndez-Cordero and Dinorah Gonz{\'a}lez-Castell and Sonia Rodr{\'i}guez-Ram{\'i}rez and Mar{\'i}a {\'A}ngeles Villanueva-Borbolla and Mishel Unar and Sim{\'o}n Barquera and Teresita Gonz{\'a}lez de Coss{\'i}o and Juan Angel Rivera-Dommarco and Barry M Popkin},
  journal={Salud publica de Mexico},
  year={2013},
  volume={55 6},
  pages={595-606}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the design, methods, and challenges encountered during a randomized clinical trial aimed to promote water intake for reducing risks of metabolic syndrome in Mexican women. MATERIALS AND METHODS In a randomized clinical trial in Cuernavaca, Mexico, overweight and obese (body mass index [BMI] ≥ 25 < 39) women, 18 - < 45 years old with… CONTINUE READING