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Cholesterol-lowering effects of soluble-fiber cereals as part of a prudent diet for patients with mild to moderate hypercholesterolemia.



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1 Is this a fiber intervention study?
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Primary Publication Information
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Title Cholesterol-lowering effects of soluble-fiber cereals as part of a prudent diet for patients with mild to moderate hypercholesterolemia.
Author Bell LP., Hectorn KJ., Reynolds H., Hunninghake DB.
Country Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.
Year 1990
Numbers Pubmed ID: 2173390

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Extraction Form: Fiber Database
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Design Details
Question... Follow Up Answer Follow-up Answer
Year of Publication 1990
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Country of Publication United States
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What was the study design? Randomized Controlled Trial (parallel)
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Was the study blinded? double blind
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Study diet type Isocaloric/Maintenance
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Level of feeding control for dietary intervention Patients were given dietary instruction to adapt to a Step I diet, and then they were given experimental treatment or placebo
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Sample size 58
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Is there a run-in period? Yes
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Is there a washout period? Not applicable
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Did the administered fiber dose change over the course of the study? No
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What is the age of the population (categorical)? Adults (20+ Years)
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Study population, mean age in years 47
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Study population, age range in years -
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Study Population, mean BMI, kg/m2 -
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Study population, BMI Range, kg/m2 -
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Baseline health status Hyperlipidemia/hypercholesterolemia
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Gender (% male) 100
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Fiber 1-type Pectin
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Fiber 1-if combination was selected for fiber type, 1st fiber type in combination -
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Fiber 1-if combination was selected for fiber type, 2nd fiber type in combination -
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Fiber 1- dose 1 (g) ~3.1
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Fiber 1- dose 2 (g) -
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Fiber 1-Duration of intervention 6 weeks
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Fiber 1-how was the fiber administered? Single Food
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Fiber 2-type Psyllium
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Fiber 2-if combination was selected for fiber type, 1st fiber type in combination -
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Fiber 2- dose 1 (g) ~2.9
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Fiber 2- dose 2 (g) -
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Fiber 2-Duration of intervention 6 weeks
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Fiber 2-how was the fiber administered? Single Food
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Fiber 3-type -
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Fiber 3-if combination was selected for fiber type, 1st fiber type in combination -
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Fiber 3- dose 1 (g) -
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Fiber 3- dose 2 (g) -
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Fiber 3-Duration of intervention -
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Fiber 3-how was the fiber administered? -
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Fiber 4-type -
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Fiber 4- dose 1 (g) -
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Fiber 4-Duration of intervention -
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Fiber 4-how was the fiber administered? -
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Comparator 1- what was the comparator used in the intervention? Control cereal
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Comparator 1-dose 0
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Comparator 1-duration of comparator intervention 6 weeks
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Comparator 1-how was the comparator administered to participants? Single Food
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Comparator 2- what was the comparator used in the intervention? -
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