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Evaluation of a pilot intervention program for overweight and obese adults at risk of type 2 diabetes Evaluación de un programa piloto de intervención en adultos con sobrepeso u obesidad, en riesgo de diabetes

Authordc.contributor.authorCarrasco N, Fernando 
Authordc.contributor.authorMoreno, Manuel 
Authordc.contributor.authorIrribarra, Verónica 
Authordc.contributor.authorRodríguez, Lorena 
Authordc.contributor.authorMartin, María Antonieta 
Authordc.contributor.authorAlarcón, Alejandra 
Authordc.contributor.authorMizón, Claudio 
Authordc.contributor.authorEchenique, Constanza 
Authordc.contributor.authorSaavedra, Víctor 
Authordc.contributor.authorPizarro, Tito 
Authordc.contributor.authorAtalah, Eduardo 
Admission datedc.date.accessioned2019-03-11T12:56:05Z
Available datedc.date.available2019-03-11T12:56:05Z
Publication datedc.date.issued2008
Cita de ítemdc.identifier.citationRevista Medica de Chile, Volumen 136, Issue 1, 2018, Pages 13-21
Identifierdc.identifier.issn00349887
Identifierdc.identifier.issn07176163
Identifierdc.identifier.urihttp://repositorio.uchile.cl/handle/2250/164597
Abstractdc.description.abstractBackground: The Ministry of Health of Chile and selected obesity specialized centers implemented an interdisciplinary pilot program for overweight adults at risk of diabetes to decrease the risk of type 2 diabetes (T2D) and cardiovascular risk factors (CVRF). Aim: To assess the results of this program. Patients and methods: Beneficiaries of the public primary health system aged 18-45 years, with a body mass index (BMI) 25-38 kg/m2 and fasting blood glucose 100-125 mg/dL or with any direct family member with T2D, were recruited. During the four months of the study, they were scheduled for three physician visits, four dietitian consultations, 14 physical activity sessions and four group workshops (two with a psychologist or therapist). In fasting blood samples, at the beginning and at the fourth month, glucose, insulin and lipids were determined. The Homeostasis model assessment (HOMA) index was calculated. Results: Two hundred-seventy-six patients were recruited and 160 (141 women), com
Lenguagedc.language.isoen
Type of licensedc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Chile
Link to Licensedc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/cl/
Sourcedc.sourceRevista Medica de Chile
Keywordsdc.subjectBody mass index
Keywordsdc.subjectDiabetes mellitus, type 2
Keywordsdc.subjectHomeostasis
Keywordsdc.subjectObesity
Títulodc.titleEvaluation of a pilot intervention program for overweight and obese adults at risk of type 2 diabetes Evaluación de un programa piloto de intervención en adultos con sobrepeso u obesidad, en riesgo de diabetes
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