Ketogenic food pyramid for patients with refractory epilepsy: From theory to clinical practice

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PRUDENCIO, Mariana Baldini; LIMA, Patricia de Azevedo; FREITAS, Maria Camila Pruper de; CARTOLANO, Flávia de Conti; MURAKAMI, Daniela Kawamoto; DAMASCENO, Nágila Raquel Teixeira;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas
  • Subject: Adolescent | Child | Epilepsy | Food and nutrition education | Ketogenic Diet | Adolescente | Criança | Epilepsia | Educação alimentar e nutricional | Dieta cetogênica

ABSTRACT Objective: To develop a graphical representation in the form of a food pyramid for a ketogenic diet for dietary treatment in children and adolescents with refractory epilepsy. Methods: The pyramid was constructed based on: the estimation of energy requirement... View more
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