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Strict Classic Ketogenic Diet as a Therapy for Recurrent or Progressive and Refractory Brain Tumors in Children

2019-05-21 20:22:15 | BioPortfolio

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Ketogenic Diet in Children With Malignant or Recurrent/Refractory Brain Tumor

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Ketogenic Diet Program for Epilepsy

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Ketogenic Diet Therapy for Autism Spectrum Disorder

This study will assess the effectiveness of the ketogenic diet (high-fat, low-carbohydrate, and moderate protein) in treating autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Three study groups will be com...

Ketogenic Diet for Child Epilepsy and Seizure Control

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Therapeutic Targeting of Sex Differences in Pediatric Brain Tumor Glycolysis

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Mechanisms of ketogenic diet action.

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Initiating the ketogenic diet in infants with treatment refractory epilepsy while maintaining a breast milk diet.

The ketogenic diet has been found to be safe and effective in the treatment of drug resistant epilepsy in childhood. The age range of children undergoing this treatment has steadily been going down. T...

Glucose and Lipid Homeostasis and Inflammation in Humans Following an Isocaloric Ketogenic Diet.

The objective of this study was to measure changes in glucose, lipid, and inflammation parameters after transitioning from a baseline diet (BD) to an isocaloric ketogenic diet (KD).

Effect of a four-week ketogenic diet on exercise metabolism in CrossFit-trained athletes.

The ketogenic diet is becoming a popular nutritional model among athletes. However, the relationship between its use and metabolism during exercise seems to have not been fully investigated.

Outcome measurement and reporting in childhood epilepsy treated with ketogenic diet therapy: a scoping review protocol.

The objective of this scoping review is to investigate the outcomes measured and reported in trials of children with refractory epilepsy treated with ketogenic diet therapy. The scoping review will ai...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A course of food intake that is high in FATS and low in CARBOHYDRATES. This diet provides sufficient PROTEINS for growth but insufficient amount of carbohydrates for the energy needs of the body. A ketogenic diet generates 80-90% of caloric requirements from fats and the remainder from proteins.

A course of food intake that is high in FATS and low in CARBOHYDRATES. This diet provides sufficient PROTEINS for growth but insufficient amount of carbohydrates for the energy needs of the body. A ketogenic diet generates 80-90% of caloric requirements from fats and the remainder from proteins.

A diet that contains limited amounts of CARBOHYDRATES. This is in distinction to a regular DIET.

Regular course of eating and drinking adopted by a person or animal. This does not include DIET THERAPY, a specific diet prescribed in the treatment of a disease.

A diet that contains limited amounts of fat with less than 30% of calories from all fats and less than 10% from saturated fat. Such a diet is used in control of HYPERLIPIDEMIAS. (From Bondy et al, Metabolic Control and Disease, 8th ed, pp468-70; Dorland, 27th ed)

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