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Table 3 :

From: Carbohydrate restriction improves the features of Metabolic Syndrome. Metabolic Syndrome may be defined by the response to carbohydrate restriction

      CHANGE
Reference # Subjects Duration Diet CHO (g/d) weight (%) HDL (%) TAG (%) TAG/HDL (%) Glucose (%) Insulin (%)
Sharman et al. 2002 1 Normal Weight Men 6 wk Ketogenic 46 -2.8 11.5 -33.0 -39.9 -0.2 -34.2
    6 wk Low-Fat 271 0.5 0.0 -5.3 -5.3 1.8 13.0
Volek et al. 2003 2 Normal Weight Women 4 wk Ketogenic 43 -2.0 32.0 -30.2 -47.2 -1.9 11.6
    4 wk Low-Fat 249 -1.3 -7.7 3.8 0.5 -5.3 18.7
Allick et al. 2004 3 Type 2 Diabetics 2 wk Ketogenic 0 0 23.5 -43.9 -55 -16.9 -16.7
    2 wk Low-Fat 775