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Can Intermittent Fasting Mimic the Metabolic and Cardiovascular and Anti-aging Effects of Calorie Restriction?

2015-03-20 04:08:24 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of Intermittent Fasting study is to investigate whether intermittent fasting could decrease the chronic inflammation levels in overweight/obese people.

Description

The primary objective of this study is to determine whether or not IF reduces the level of chronic inflammation as evidenced by a decrease in high sensitive C-reactive protein (hsCRP), as the main outcome measure

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Obesity

Intervention

Intermittent Fasting group, control group

Location

Washington University School of Medicine
St Louis
Missouri
United States
63110

Status

Recruiting

Source

Washington University School of Medicine

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2015-03-20T04:08:24-0400

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