Reduction of risk factors following lifestyle modification programme in subjects with type 2 (non-insulin dependent) diabetes mellitus.

@article{Krook2003ReductionOR,
  title={Reduction of risk factors following lifestyle modification programme in subjects with type 2 (non-insulin dependent) diabetes mellitus.},
  author={Anna Krook and Ingemar Holm and Solveig Pettersson and H Wallberg-henriksson},
  journal={Clinical physiology and functional imaging},
  year={2003},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={21-30}
}
Exercise and improved diet is known to be beneficial in the management of type 2 (non-insulin dependent) diabetes mellitus. In practice, however, it is difficult for patients to implement these changes unaided. We hypothesized that a lifestyle modification programme involving residential visits would result in beneficial effects on glycaemic control and lipid profile. Three hundred and four individuals with type 2 diabetes participated in a lifestyle modification programme, involving three… CONTINUE READING