Effects of Ginger on Serum Lipids and Lipoproteins in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

@article{Tabibi2016EffectsOG,
  title={Effects of Ginger on Serum Lipids and Lipoproteins in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial.},
  author={Hadi Tabibi and Hossein Imani and Shahnaz Atabak and Iraj Najafi and Mehdi Hedayati and Leila Rahmani},
  journal={Peritoneal dialysis international : journal of the International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis},
  year={2016},
  volume={36 2},
  pages={140-5}
}
UNLABELLED ♦ BACKGROUND In peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients, one of the major risk factors for cardiovascular disease is lipid abnormalities. This study was designed to investigate the effects of ginger supplementation on serum lipids and lipoproteins in PD patients. ♦ METHODS In this randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial, 36 PD patients were randomly assigned to either the ginger or the placebo group. The patients in the ginger group received 1,000 mg ginger daily for 10… CONTINUE READING