Meta-analysis of dietary glycemic load and glycemic index in relation to risk of coronary heart disease.

Abstract

A high glycemic diet may increase cardiovascular risk, yet whether the risk differs by gender or adiposity is inconclusive. Our goal was to determine the associations between dietary glycemic load (GL) and glycemic index (GI), and coronary heart disease (CHD) risk by conducting a meta-analysis of prospective studies. We searched the PubMed and Embase… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2012.01.385

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@article{Dong2012MetaanalysisOD, title={Meta-analysis of dietary glycemic load and glycemic index in relation to risk of coronary heart disease.}, author={Jia-Yi Dong and Yonghong Zhang and Peiyu Wang and Liqiang Qin}, journal={The American journal of cardiology}, year={2012}, volume={109 11}, pages={1608-13} }