Evaluating compliance to a low glycaemic index (GI) diet in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)

@inproceedings{Egan2010EvaluatingCT,
  title={Evaluating compliance to a low glycaemic index (GI) diet in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)},
  author={Nicola Egan and Anna Read and Paddy Riley and William U Atiomo},
  booktitle={BMC Research Notes},
  year={2010}
}
A low Glycaemic Index (GI) diet may decrease some long-term health risks in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) such as endometrial cancer. This study was performed to assess compliance to a low GI diet in women with PCOS. Food diaries prospectively collected over 6 months from women on a low GI diet or healthy eating diet were analysed retrospectively. The women were recruited for a pilot randomised control trial investigating whether a low GI diet decreased the risk of Endometrial Cancer. Nine… CONTINUE READING