Early efficacy of the ketogenic diet is not affected by initial body mass index percentile.

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BACKGROUND Predictors of the ketogenic diet's success in treating pediatric intractable epilepsy are not well understood. The aim of this study was to determine whether initial body mass index and weight percentile impact early efficacy of the traditional ketogenic diet in children initiating therapy for intractable epilepsy. METHODS This retrospective… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2014.01.014

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@article{Shull2014EarlyEO, title={Early efficacy of the ketogenic diet is not affected by initial body mass index percentile.}, author={Shastin Shull and Gloria E Diaz-Medina and Lily C-L Wong-Kisiel and Katherine C. Nickels and Susan J Eckert and Elaine C. Wirrell}, journal={Pediatric neurology}, year={2014}, volume={50 5}, pages={469-73} }