Burt Cochran Jr., M.D.; Russell L. Poucher, M.D.
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A clinician charged with care of the patient with the combined problems of (1) diabetes mellitus and refractory hyperlipidemia, (2) diabetes mellitus and resistant obesity, or (3) hyperlipidemic xanthomatosis and coronary artery disease may make a choice of several dietary prescriptions. Selected adults with these clinical problems were studied under both hospital and outpatient conditions. Diabetic patients were subjected to the following dietary manipulations: (a) isocaloric and supplemental avocado feeding up to 35% of total calories, (b) total and partial isocaloric substitution of a high polyunsaturated and high total fat formula and (c) total fast (zero caloric intake). Nondiabetic hyperlipidemic
Burt Cochran, Russell L. Poucher. Effects of Dietary Manipulations in Diabetic and Hyperlipidemic Subjects.. Ann Intern Med. 1964;61:813. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-61-4-813_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1964;61(4):813.
Cardiology, Coronary Risk Factors, Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolism.
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