The Effect of a Lifestyle Modification Education on Adiposity Measures in Overweight and Obese Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Patients

@inproceedings{Arab2017TheEO,
  title={The Effect of a Lifestyle Modification Education on Adiposity Measures in Overweight and Obese Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Patients},
  author={Arman Arab and Gholamreza Askari and Parastoo Golshiri and Awat Feizi and Ali Hekmatnia and Bijan Iraj and Mojgan Nourian},
  booktitle={International journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Obesity is increasingly associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and weight loss through a combination of dietary modifications and increased physical activity is a primary goal of therapy in this disease. Therefore, this study was conducted to evaluate the effects of a lifestyle modification education on adiposity measures, physical activity, and total calorie intake in overweight and obese NAFLD patients. METHODS During 8 weeks, 82 obese patients were randomly… CONTINUE READING