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Intervention Protocol

Low fat diets for acquired hypercholesterolemia

  1. Neil A Smart1,*,
  2. Belinda J Marshall2,
  3. Maxine Daley3,
  4. Cassandra Ebenstreit4,
  5. Elie Boulos5,
  6. Loren Macaulay5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Metabolic and Endocrine Disorders Group

Published Online: 8 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007957


How to Cite

Smart NA, Marshall BJ, Daley M, Ebenstreit C, Boulos E, Macaulay L. Low fat diets for acquired hypercholesterolemia (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD007957. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007957.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bond University, Primary Healthcare Research, Evaluation and Development (PHCRED), Robina, Queensland, Australia

  2. 2

    QLD Health, Robina Hospital, Robina, Queensland, Australia

  3. 3

    Queensland Health, Indigenous Health Service, Palm Beach, QLD, Australia

  4. 4

    Queensland Health, Transition Care Program, Bundall, Queensland, Australia

  5. 5

    Bond University, Health Science and Medicine, Robina, QLD, Australia

*Neil A Smart, Primary Healthcare Research, Evaluation and Development (PHCRED), Bond University, University Drive, Robina, Queensland, 4229, Australia. nsmart@bond.edu.au.

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  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 8 JUL 2009

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Abstract

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the effectiveness of low fat diets for acquired hypercholesterolemia.

To assess the incidence of adverse effects from low fat dietary interventions

To compare the relative effectiveness of low fat diets with calorie restricted diets for acquired hypercholesterolemia

To compare the relative effectiveness of low fat diets and pharmacological interventions for acquired hypercholesterolemia