The effects of adding group-based lifestyle counselling to individual counselling on changes in plasma glucose levels in a randomized controlled trial: the Inter99 study.

@article{Lau2011TheEO,
  title={The effects of adding group-based lifestyle counselling to individual counselling on changes in plasma glucose levels in a randomized controlled trial: the Inter99 study.},
  author={Cathrine Lau and Dorte Vistisen and Ulla Toft and Inge Tetens and Charlotte Gl{\"u}mer and Oluf Pedersen and Torben J\orgensen and Knut Borch-Johnsen},
  journal={Diabetes & metabolism},
  year={2011},
  volume={37 6},
  pages={546-52}
}
AIM This study aimed to assess whether group-based lifestyle counselling offered to a high-risk population subgroup had any effect beyond individual multifactorial interventions on fasting plasma glucose (FPG) and 2-h plasma glucose (2hPG) changes. METHODS In a population-based study of 6784 participants, 4053 were determined to be at high risk based on a risk estimate of ischaemic heart disease or the presence of risk factors (smoking, hypertension, hypercholesterolaemia, obesity, impaired… CONTINUE READING