Effect of Weight Reduction on Metabolic Syndrome in Korean Obese Patients

  title={Effect of Weight Reduction on Metabolic Syndrome in Korean Obese Patients},
  author={Hye Soon Park and Su Jung Sim and Jung Yul Park},
  booktitle={Journal of Korean medical science},
The Third Report of the National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel III emphasized the importance of management of the metabolic syndrome. However, little information is available about the effect of weight reduction on the metabolic syndrome in obese patients among Koreans. A longitudinal clinical intervention study from the 12-week of weight reduction program, including life style modification and adjuvant appetite suppressants, in 78 obese persons was performed… CONTINUE READING


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