The Effects of a Low GI Diet on Cardiometabolic and Inflammatory Parameters in Patients with Type 2 and Gestational Diabetes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomised Controlled Trials.

Affiliation

Faculty of Education and Health, Department of Adult Nursing and Paramedic Science, University of Greenwich, London SE9 2UG, UK. [Email]

Abstract

The prevalence of diabetes is increasing globally, and its effect on patients and the healthcare system can be significant. Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) and type 2 diabetes are well established risk factors for cardiovascular disease, and strategies for managing these conditions include dietary interventions, such as the use of a low glycemic index (GI) diet.

Keywords

gestational diabetes,glycemic index,inflammatory parameters,lipid profile,randomised controlled trial,type 2 diabetes,

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