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Selected diet-related publications:

Westman EC, Tondt J, Maguire E, Yancy WS Jr. Implementing a low-carbohydrate, ketogenic diet to manage type 2 diabetes mellitus. Expert Rev Endocrinol Metab. 2018;13(5):263-272.

Westman EC, Tondt J, Eberstein J, Yancy WS Jr. Use of a low-carbohydrate, ketogenic diet to treat obesity. Primary Care Reports. 2018;24(10).

Lennerz BS, Barton A, Bernstein RK, Dikeman RD, Diulus C, Hallberg S, Rhodes ET, Ebbeling CB, WestmanEC, Yancy WS Jr., Ludwig DS. Management of type 1 diabetes with a very low-carbohydrate diet. Pediatrics. 2018;141(6). pii: e20173349

Reason SL, WestmanEC, Godfrey R, Maguire E. Can a low-carbohydrate diet improve exercise tolerance in Mcardle Disease? J Rare Disord Diagn Ther. 2017, 3:1.

Yancy WS Jr, Westman EC, McDuffie JR, Grambow SC, Jeffreys AS, Bolton J, Chalecki A, Oddone EZ. A randomized trial of a low-carbohydrate diet vs orlistat plus a low-fat diet for weight loss. Arch Intern Med 2010;170:136-145.

Westman EC, Yancy WS Jr, Mavropoulos JC, Marquart M, McDuffie JR. The effect of a low-carbohydrate, ketogenic diet versus a low-glycemic index diet on glycemic control in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Nutr Metab (Lond) 2008:19:36.

Yancy WS JR, Olsen MK, Guyton JR, Bakst RP, Westman EC.  A randomized, controlled trial of a low-carbohydrate, ketogenic diet versus a low-fat diet for obesity and hyperlipidemia. Ann Intern Med 2004;140:769-777.

Westman EC, Yancy WS, Edman JS, Tomlin KF, Perkins CE.  Effect of 6-month adherence to a very low carbohydrate diet program.  Am J Med 2002;113:30-36.