Effects of vegan diets on cardiometabolic health: A systematic review and meta‐analysis of randomized controlled trials

  title={Effects of vegan diets on cardiometabolic health: A systematic review and meta‐analysis of randomized controlled trials},
  author={Anne-Ditte Termannsen and Kim Katrine Bjerring Clemmensen and Jonas Mark Thomsen and Ole N{\o}rgaard and Lars Jorge D{\'i}az and Signe S{\o}rensen Torekov and Jonas Salling Quist and Kristine Faerch},
  journal={Obesity Reviews},
In parallel with an increased focus on climate changes and carbon footprint, the interest in plant‐based diets and its potential health effects have increased over the past decade. The objective of this systematic review and meta‐analysis was to examine the effect of vegan diets (≥12 weeks) on cardiometabolic risk factors in people with overweight or type 2 diabetes. We identified 11 trials (796 participants). In comparison with control diets, vegan diets reduced body weight (−4.1 kg, 95… 



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