The effect of flaxseed supplementation on body weight and body composition: a systematic review and meta‐analysis of 45 randomized placebo‐controlled trials

@article{MohammadiSartang2017TheEO,
  title={The effect of flaxseed supplementation on body weight and body composition: a systematic review and meta‐analysis of 45 randomized placebo‐controlled trials},
  author={M. Mohammadi-Sartang and Z. Mazloom and H. Raeisidehkordi and R. Barati-Boldaji and N. Bellissimo and J. O. Totosy de Zepetnek},
  journal={Obesity Reviews},
  year={2017},
  volume={18},
  pages={1096 - 1107}
}
  • M. Mohammadi-Sartang, Z. Mazloom, +3 authors J. O. Totosy de Zepetnek
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • Obesity Reviews
  • Flaxseed consumption may be inversely associated with obesity; however, findings of available randomized controlled trials (RCTs) are conflicting. The present study aimed to systematically review and analyse RCTs assessing the effects of flaxseed consumption on body weight and body composition. PubMed, Medline via Ovid, SCOPUS, EMBASE and ISI Web of Sciences databases were searched up to November 2016. Mean changes in body composition indices including body weight, body mass index (BMI) and… CONTINUE READING
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