Ketogenic Diet (KD)‎, blood profile and body weight management

Other Title(s)

نظام الغذاء الكيتوني و فحوصات الدم و ضبط وزن الجسم

Dissertant

al-Ulwan, Murad Muhammad Mahmud

Thesis advisor

Hirz Allah, Saqr Muhammad Hamdan

University

Mutah University

Faculty

Faculty of Agriculture

Department

Nutrition and Food Technology Department

University Country

Jordan

Degree

Master

Degree Date

2020

English Abstract

Ketogenic diet for Obese and overweight individuals is one of the techniques followed in dietetics management.

This study investigated the effectiveness of using keto diet on weight loss and on some blood parameters values such as Cholesterol, LDL, HDL, TG and Insulin.

The investigation was conducted at the weight management clinic at Al-Hussein Hospital-Royal Medical Services of Fifty participants (n= 50) evaluated as overweight (> 24.9 kg/m BMI) male and female participants of 19 to 52 years old asked to followed a liberal keto diet from a list for 4 weeks ( low carbs, medium protein, high fat).

The participants followed ketogenic diet witnessed weight loss on average 4kg, whereas, BMI went from 31.7 down to 29.8 in four weeks.

The blood pressure diastolic blood pressure (DBP) and systolic blood pressure (SBP) of average values drop to normal BP of 120/80 and TG of < 150 mg/dL , increase in blood cholesterol > 200 mg/dL, and control of blood sugar and insulin level to normal values.

The study recommends the use of KD to control weight, BP and to increase the HDL to > 40 on a short-term use and avoid using over a long period to avoid consequences of increase in LDL and Cholesterol blood level.

Main Subjects

Nutrition & Dietetics

No. of Pages

51

Table of Contents

Table of contents.

Abstract.

Abstract in Arabic.

Chapter One : Introduction.

Chapter Two : Literature review.

Chapter Three : Methodology.

Chapter Four : Results and discussion.

References.

American Psychological Association (APA)

al-Ulwan, Murad Muhammad Mahmud. (2020). Ketogenic Diet (KD), blood profile and body weight management. (Master's theses Theses and Dissertations Master). Mutah University, Jordan
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-1381196

Modern Language Association (MLA)

al-Ulwan, Murad Muhammad Mahmud. Ketogenic Diet (KD), blood profile and body weight management. (Master's theses Theses and Dissertations Master). Mutah University. (2020).
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-1381196

American Medical Association (AMA)

al-Ulwan, Murad Muhammad Mahmud. (2020). Ketogenic Diet (KD), blood profile and body weight management. (Master's theses Theses and Dissertations Master). Mutah University, Jordan
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-1381196

Language

English

Data Type

Arab Theses

Record ID

BIM-1381196