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    • Is hospitalization really necessary during the introduction of the ketogenic diet? 

      Rizzutti, Sueli; Ramos, Ana Maria Figueiredo; Muszkat, Mauro [UNIFESP]; Gabbai, Alberto Alain [UNIFESP] (Sage Publications Inc, 2007-01-01)
      The ketogenic diet is traditionally introduced with an initial period of fasting. This study compares the efficacy and tolerability of the introduction of a prediet (2:1 ratio of fat:protein + carbohydrates) before ...

    • The oral glucose tolerance test is frequently abnormal in patients with uncontrolled epilepsy 

      Vianna, J. B. M.; Atallah, A. N.; Prado, G. F.; Valente, O.; Duarte-Barros, M. L.; Vianna, E. C. S.; Mello, L. E. A. M. (Elsevier B.V., 2006-08-01)
      Purpose. the clinical efficacy of the ketogenic diet as therapy for patients with difficult-to-treat epilepsy prompted us to investigate the glucose metabolism of these patients under an oral overload of glucose, that is, ...