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Changes in body composition after thermal injury in the rat.
(Cambridge University Press, 1979)
1. The effects on body composition, measured by direct techniques, of a controlled 25% body-surfacearea thermal injury have been studied in two groups of forty male Wistar rats. 2. The extent of weight loss in the animals ...
Alterations in the macronutrient content of the diet and the effects on body composition, cardiovascular disease risk and the control of energy metabolism in obese patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
(Robert Gordon University, 2011-10)
Background/Objective: Several studies have shown that a low carbohydrate diet (LCHOD) can improve glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes (T2DM). The objective of the current study was to compare two ways of administration ...
Molecular aspects of the link between obesity, insulin resistance and breast cancer.
(The Robert Gordon University, 2010-11)
Obesity is a multi-factorial metabolic disease, resulting in increased adipose tissue acquisition by the host. This disease increases the risk for developing co-morbidities, including Metabolic Syndrome and other disorders ...
Different dietary approaches for the treatment of obesity and the phenotypic responses to these diets.
(The Robert Gordon University, 2009-04)
Currents treatments for obesity have been unsuccessful. It is essential that a patient-centred approach for obesity management is developed and for this to be successful other diet and lifestyle approaches need to be ...
The development and evaluation of a holistic approach to obesity management for primary care nurses.
(The Robert Gordon University, 2008-08)
The prevalence of obesity (BMI≥30kg/m²) in the Scottish population is rising at an alarming pace. The health implications for those affected and the lack of sustained success in treatment, demands that new strategies be ...
Weight loss for women with and without polycystic ovary syndrome following a very low-calorie diet in a community-based setting with trained facilitators for 12 weeks.
(Dove Medical Press, 2015-10)
Background: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) affects between 2% and 26% of reproductive-age women in the UK, and accounts for up to 75% of anovulatory infertility. The major symptoms include ovarian disruption, hyperandrogenism, ...
Biochemical adaptations in early starvation: observations on sex difference.
(Cambridge University Press., 1978-12)
A study of the time course of fructose-2, 6-bisphosphate production in a septic mouse model.
(Cambridge University Press., 1986-02)
Stimulation of colorectal tumour protein synthesis, in vivo, by nutritional support.
(Cambridge University Press, 1990-07)