Has carbohydrate-restriction been forgotten as a treatment for diabetes mellitus? A perspective on the ACCORD study designAuthor(s): Westman Eric | Vernon Mary
Journal: Nutrition & Metabolism ISSN 1743-7075
Volume: 5; Issue: 1; Start page: 10; Date: 2008;
Abstract Prior to the discovery of medical treatment for diabetes, carbohydrate-restriction was the predominant treatment recommendation to treat diabetes mellitus. In this commentary we argue that carbohydrate-restriction should be reincorporated into contemporary treatment studies for diabetes mellitus.