Kevin C Maki

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Affiliation: Provident Clinical Research
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Resistant starch from high-amylose maize increases insulin sensitivity in overweight and obese men
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research and Consulting, Inc, Glen Ellyn, IL, USA
    J Nutr 142:717-23. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Digestive and physiologic effects of a wheat bran extract, arabino-xylan-oligosaccharide, in breakfast cereal
    Kevin C Maki
    Biofortis Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA
    Nutrition 28:1115-21. 2012
  3. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials that compare the lipid effects of beef versus poultry and/or fish consumption
    Kevin C Maki
    Biofortis Provident Clinical Research, North America, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    J Clin Lipidol 6:352-61. 2012
  4. pmc Lipid-altering effects of a dietary supplement tablet containing free plant sterols and stanols in men and women with primary hypercholesterolaemia: a randomized, placebo-controlled crossover trial
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research Biofortis North America, 489 Taft Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 63:476-82. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Stearidonic acid raises red blood cell membrane eicosapentaenoic acid
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Biofortis North America, Glen Ellyn, IL, USA
    J Nutr 142:626S-629S. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Effects of prescription omega-3-acid ethyl esters, coadministered with atorvastatin, on circulating levels of lipoprotein particles, apolipoprotein CIII, and lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 mass in men and women with mixed dyslipidemia
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Biofortis North America, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    J Clin Lipidol 5:483-92. 2011
  7. pmc Indicators of the atherogenic lipoprotein phenotype measured with density gradient ultracentrifugation predict changes in carotid intima-media thickness in men and women
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research Biofortis North America, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 8:31-8. 2012
  8. pmc Krill oil significantly decreases 2-arachidonoylglycerol plasma levels in obese subjects
    Sebastiano Banni
    Dipartimento Biologia Sperimentale, Universita di Cagliari, Cittadella Universitaria, 09042 Monserrato CA, Italy
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 8:7. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Krill oil supplementation increases plasma concentrations of eicosapentaenoic and docosahexaenoic acids in overweight and obese men and women
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Bloomington, IN 47403, USA Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    Nutr Res 29:609-15. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Dose-response characteristics of high-viscosity hydroxypropylmethylcellulose in subjects at risk for the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research and Consulting, Inc, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 11:119-25. 2009

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Publications67

  1. pmc Resistant starch from high-amylose maize increases insulin sensitivity in overweight and obese men
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research and Consulting, Inc, Glen Ellyn, IL, USA
    J Nutr 142:717-23. 2012
    ..These results suggest that consumption of 15-30 g/d of HAM-RS2 improves S(I) in men. Additional research is needed to understand the mechanisms that might account for the treatment × sex interaction observed...
  2. doi request reprint Digestive and physiologic effects of a wheat bran extract, arabino-xylan-oligosaccharide, in breakfast cereal
    Kevin C Maki
    Biofortis Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA
    Nutrition 28:1115-21. 2012
    ..We assessed whether a wheat bran extract containing arabino-xylan-oligosaccharide (AXOS) elicited a prebiotic effect and influenced other physiologic parameters when consumed in ready-to-eat cereal at two dose levels...
  3. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials that compare the lipid effects of beef versus poultry and/or fish consumption
    Kevin C Maki
    Biofortis Provident Clinical Research, North America, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    J Clin Lipidol 6:352-61. 2012
    ..However, the role that beef consumption specifically plays in promoting adverse changes in the cardiovascular risk factor profile is unclear...
  4. pmc Lipid-altering effects of a dietary supplement tablet containing free plant sterols and stanols in men and women with primary hypercholesterolaemia: a randomized, placebo-controlled crossover trial
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research Biofortis North America, 489 Taft Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 63:476-82. 2012
    ..These results indicate that 1.8 g/day free plant sterols/stanols administered in a tablet produced favourable lipoprotein lipid changes in men and women with hypercholesterolaemia...
  5. doi request reprint Stearidonic acid raises red blood cell membrane eicosapentaenoic acid
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Biofortis North America, Glen Ellyn, IL, USA
    J Nutr 142:626S-629S. 2012
    ..0, 26.5, and 16.7%. Thus, dietary SDA over a range of intakes increases RBC %EPA, with declining relative efficiency as SDA intake increases...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of prescription omega-3-acid ethyl esters, coadministered with atorvastatin, on circulating levels of lipoprotein particles, apolipoprotein CIII, and lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 mass in men and women with mixed dyslipidemia
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Biofortis North America, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    J Clin Lipidol 5:483-92. 2011
    ..Prescription omega-3-acid ethyl esters (POM3) reduce triglycerides (TG) and very low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and increase high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) in patients with hypertriglyceridemia...
  7. pmc Indicators of the atherogenic lipoprotein phenotype measured with density gradient ultracentrifugation predict changes in carotid intima-media thickness in men and women
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research Biofortis North America, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 8:31-8. 2012
    ..Progression of carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) is a surrogate indicator for the early stages of atherosclerosis...
  8. pmc Krill oil significantly decreases 2-arachidonoylglycerol plasma levels in obese subjects
    Sebastiano Banni
    Dipartimento Biologia Sperimentale, Universita di Cagliari, Cittadella Universitaria, 09042 Monserrato CA, Italy
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 8:7. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Krill oil supplementation increases plasma concentrations of eicosapentaenoic and docosahexaenoic acids in overweight and obese men and women
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Bloomington, IN 47403, USA Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    Nutr Res 29:609-15. 2009
    ..In conclusion, 4 weeks of krill oil supplementation increased plasma EPA and DHA and was well tolerated, with no indication of adverse effects on safety parameters...
  10. doi request reprint Dose-response characteristics of high-viscosity hydroxypropylmethylcellulose in subjects at risk for the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research and Consulting, Inc, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 11:119-25. 2009
    ..The present study examined the dose-response characteristics of high-viscosity (HV)-HPMC consumption on postprandial glucose and insulin levels in men and women at increased risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  11. doi request reprint Beneficial effects of resistant starch on laxation in healthy adults
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Bloomington, Indiana and Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 60:296-305. 2009
    ..This randomized, double-blind crossover trial evaluated the effects of a type 3 novel resistant starch (RS) versus wheat bran (WB) on faecal weight, frequency, and consistency in healthy adults...
  12. pmc Indices of insulin sensitivity and secretion from a standard liquid meal test in subjects with type 2 diabetes, impaired or normal fasting glucose
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Bloomington, IN, USA
    Nutr J 8:22. 2009
    ..To provide an initial evaluation of insulin sensitivity and secretion indices derived from a standard liquid meal tolerance test protocol in subjects with normal (NFG), impaired fasting glucose (IFG) or type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  13. doi request reprint Postprandial metabolism with 1,3-diacylglycerol oil versus equivalent intakes of long-chain and medium-chain triacylglycerol oils
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
    Nutrition 25:627-33. 2009
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose lowers cholesterol in statin-treated men and women with primary hypercholesterolemia
    K C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research and Consulting Inc, Bloomington, IN, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1001-7. 2009
    ..However, HPMC had not previously been studied in individuals receiving lipid drug therapy...
  15. doi request reprint Green tea catechin consumption enhances exercise-induced abdominal fat loss in overweight and obese adults
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Bloomington, IN 47403, USA
    J Nutr 139:264-70. 2009
    ..2 (-18.8, -3.6) vs. 1.9 (-5.9, 9.7); P = 0.023] were greater in the catechin group. These findings suggest that green tea catechin consumption enhances exercise-induced changes in abdominal fat and serum TG...
  16. doi request reprint Whole-grain ready-to-eat oat cereal, as part of a dietary program for weight loss, reduces low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in adults with overweight and obesity more than a dietary program including low-fiber control foods
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:205-14. 2010
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Baseline lipoprotein lipids and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol response to prescription omega-3 acid ethyl ester added to Simvastatin therapy
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 105:1409-12. 2010
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Repeatability of indices of insulin sensitivity and secretion from standard liquid meal tests in subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus or normal or impaired fasting glucose
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, 489 Taft Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 12:895-900. 2010
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Effects of soy protein on lipoprotein lipids and fecal bile acid excretion in men and women with moderate hypercholesterolemia
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research and Consulting, Inc Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    J Clin Lipidol 4:531-42. 2010
    ..Soy protein (SP) and low-fat dairy product consumption have been suggested to have hypocholesterolemic effects, although the responsible mechanisms are poorly understood...
  20. doi request reprint Effects of vitamin D supplementation on 25-hydroxyvitamin D, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, and other cardiovascular disease risk markers in subjects with elevated waist circumference
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137, USA
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 62:318-27. 2011
    ..Thus, vitamin D supplementation with 1,200 IU/day was insufficient to achieve desirable serum 25(OH)D in most participants and did not affect cardiovascular disease risk markers...
  21. doi request reprint Effects of prescription omega-3-acid ethyl esters on fasting lipid profile in subjects with primary hypercholesterolemia
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 57:489-94. 2011
    ..These results did not confirm the hypothesis that POM3 treatment would lower LDL-C in primary, isolated hypercholesterolemia. Effects on other variables were consistent with prior results in mixed dyslipidemia...
  22. doi request reprint Fat mass, abdominal fat distribution, and C-reactive protein concentrations in overweight and obese men and women
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 9:291-6. 2011
    ..We sought to further explore the relationships between body fat mass/distribution and hsCRP levels in sedentary overweight and obese men and women...
  23. doi request reprint Predictors of anterior and posterior wall carotid intima media thickness progression in men and women at moderate risk of coronary heart disease
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, 489 Taft Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    J Clin Lipidol 5:141-51. 2011
    ..The rate of carotid intima media thickness (CIMT) progression has been widely used in clinical trials as a surrogate marker for subclinical atherosclerosis...
  24. doi request reprint Prescription omega-3-acid ethyl esters reduce fasting and postprandial triglycerides and modestly reduce pancreatic β-cell response in subjects with primary hypertriglyceridemia
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research Biofortis North America, 489 Taft Avenue Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 85:143-8. 2011
    ..3 vs. 3.2, p=0.959). These results suggest that POM3 slightly reduces pancreatic β-cell responsiveness to plasma glucose elevation, which may contribute to the rise in fasting glucose sometimes observed with POM3...
  25. doi request reprint Effects of adding prescription omega-3 acid ethyl esters to simvastatin (20 mg/day) on lipids and lipoprotein particles in men and women with mixed dyslipidemia
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:429-33. 2008
    ..In conclusion, P-OM3 + simvastatin appears to be a useful therapeutic option for the management of mixed dyslipidemia...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effects of high-fiber oat and wheat cereals on postprandial glucose and lipid responses in healthy men
    Kevin C Maki
    Radiant Research, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 77:347-56. 2007
    ..64 +/- 0.91 vs. 3.38 +/- 0.98 hours x mmol/L, p = 0.018). These results suggest that high-fiber oat cereal influenced postprandial triglyceride and free fatty acid levels, which may have implications regarding cardiovascular disease risk...
  27. ncbi request reprint Effects of consuming foods containing oat beta-glucan on blood pressure, carbohydrate metabolism and biomarkers of oxidative stress in men and women with elevated blood pressure
    K C Maki
    Radiant Research, Chicago, IL, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:786-95. 2007
    ..To assess the effects of consuming foods containing oat beta-glucan on blood pressure, carbohydrate homeostasis and biomarkers of oxidative stress...
  28. ncbi request reprint Non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol: the forgotten therapeutic target
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Bloomington, Indiana 47403, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:59K-64K; discussion 34K-35K. 2005
    ..Because the prevalence of hypertriglyceridemia in the United States is high and increasing, enhanced efforts to improve non-HDL cholesterol goal achievement have the potential to produce a substantial effect on public health...
  29. ncbi request reprint High-viscosity hydroxypropylmethylcellulose blunts postprandial glucose and insulin responses
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, 1000 W 1st St, Bloomington, IN 47403, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1039-43. 2007
    ..The objective of this investigation was to assess the influence of HV-HPMC on postprandial glucose and insulin responses in overweight and obese men and women...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effects of a reduced-glycemic-load diet on body weight, body composition, and cardiovascular disease risk markers in overweight and obese adults
    Kevin C Maki
    Radiant Research, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:724-34. 2007
    ..Lowering the dietary glycemic load and increasing protein intake may be advantageous for weight management...
  31. doi request reprint Validation of insulin sensitivity and secretion indices derived from the liquid meal tolerance test
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 13:661-6. 2011
    ..A liquid meal tolerance test (LMTT) has been proposed as a useful alternative to more labor-intensive methods of assessing insulin sensitivity and secretion...
  32. ncbi request reprint Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose and methylcellulose consumption reduce postprandial insulinemia in overweight and obese men and women
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Bloomington, IN, USA
    J Nutr 138:292-6. 2008
    ..GI symptoms did not differ among treatments. These findings indicate that HV-HPMC (1 and 2 g), UHV-HPMC (2 g), and MC (4 g) consumption reduced postprandial insulin excursions consistent with delayed glucose absorption...
  33. doi request reprint Effects of consumption of pomegranate juice on carotid intima-media thickness in men and women at moderate risk for coronary heart disease
    Michael H Davidson
    Radiant Research and University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:936-42. 2009
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Lipid effects of a dietary supplement softgel capsule containing plant sterols/stanols in primary hypercholesterolemia
    Kevin C Maki
    Biofortis Clinical Research, Addison, Illinois, USA
    Nutrition 29:96-100. 2013
    ..8 g/d, in 28 participants (≈ 75% women) with primary hypercholesterolemia (fasting low-density lipoprotein cholesterol [LDL-C] levels ≥ 130 and <220 mg/dL), a mean age of 58.4 y, and a mean body mass index of 27.9 kg/m(2)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Lipid responses in mildly hypertriglyceridemic men and women to consumption of docosahexaenoic acid-enriched eggs
    Kevin C Maki
    Radiant Research Chicago, 515 N State Street, Suite 2700, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 73:357-68. 2003
    ..ordinary eggs (-12.3 vs. 2.1%; p = 0.027), and there was a greater increase for HDL cholesterol in the DHA-enriched vs. ordinary egg group (5.0 vs. 1.1%; p = 0.040)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Consumption of diacylglycerol oil as part of a reduced-energy diet enhances loss of body weight and fat in comparison with consumption of a triacylglycerol control oil
    Kevin C Maki
    Chicago Center for Clinical Research, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:1230-6. 2002
    ..Diacylglycerol is a natural component of edible oils that has metabolic characteristics that are distinct from those of triacylglycerol...
  37. ncbi request reprint Lipid responses to a dietary docosahexaenoic acid supplement in men and women with below average levels of high density lipoprotein cholesterol
    Kevin C Maki
    M D, Radiant Development, 515 N State St, 27th Floor, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 24:189-99. 2005
    ..To assess fasting lipid responses to a docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) supplement in men and women with below-average levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol...
  38. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of adding prescription omega-3 fatty acids 4 g/d to simvastatin 40 mg/d in hypertriglyceridemic patients: an 8-week, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Michael H Davidson
    Radiant Research, 515 North State Street, Suite 2700, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Clin Ther 29:1354-67. 2007
    ..The National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel III (NCEP ATP III) has identified non-HDL-C as a secondary therapeutic target in these patients, but treatment goals may not be reached with statin monotherapy alone...
  39. ncbi request reprint Food products containing free tall oil-based phytosterols and oat beta-glucan lower serum total and LDL cholesterol in hypercholesterolemic adults
    Kevin C Maki
    Chicago Center for Clinical Research, IL, USA
    J Nutr 133:808-13. 2003
    ..The results of this trial suggest that consumption of a group of low fat, TOP and beta-glucan- containing foods is a useful adjunct in the dietary management of hypercholesterolemia...
  40. doi request reprint Acute effects of low insulinemic sweeteners on postprandial insulin and glucose concentrations in obese men
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 60:48-55. 2009
    ....
  41. pmc Study design, rationale, and baseline characteristics: evaluation of fenofibric acid on carotid intima-media thickness in patients with type IIb dyslipidemia with residual risk in addition to atorvastatin therapy (FIRST) trial
    Michael Davidson
    Radiant Research, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 26:349-58. 2012
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Lipid-altering effects of different formulations of hydroxypropylmethylcellulose
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, Bloomington, Indiana, USA Provident Clinical Research, 489 Taft Avenue, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA
    J Clin Lipidol 3:159-66. 2009
    ..The relative effects of various dosages and viscosities of HPMC have not been fully evaluated...
  43. doi request reprint Clinical utility of inflammatory markers and advanced lipoprotein testing: advice from an expert panel of lipid specialists
    Michael H Davidson
    University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    J Clin Lipidol 5:338-67. 2011
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Results of the National Cholesterol Education (NCEP) Program Evaluation ProjecT Utilizing Novel E-Technology (NEPTUNE) II survey and implications for treatment under the recent NCEP Writing Group recommendations
    Michael H Davidson
    Radiant Development, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:556-63. 2005
    ..Most of those (75%) with cardiovascular disease in NEPTUNE II would be considered very high risk and candidates for aggressive therapy to reach the new optional treatment goals...
  45. ncbi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D is independently associated with high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and the metabolic syndrome in men and women
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, 489 Taft Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 USA
    J Clin Lipidol 3:289-96. 2009
    ..Low vitamin D status has been associated with markers of cardiovascular disease risk...
  46. pmc Effects of low-fat dairy intake on blood pressure, endothelial function, and lipoprotein lipids in subjects with prehypertension or stage 1 hypertension
    Kevin C Maki
    Biofortis Clinical Research, Addison, IL 60101, USA
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 9:369-79. 2013
    ....
  47. doi request reprint Antiobesity effects of green tea catechins: a mechanistic review
    Tia M Rains
    Provident Clinical Research, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, USA
    J Nutr Biochem 22:1-7. 2011
    ..This article reviews the evidence for each of these purported mechanisms, with particular reference to studies in humans...
  48. ncbi request reprint Dietary factors in the prevention of diabetes mellitus and coronary artery disease associated with the metabolic syndrome
    Kevin C Maki
    Radiant Development, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:12C-17C. 2004
    ..Other terms have been used to describe this constellation of risk factors, including syndrome X, the deadly quartet, and the insulin resistance syndrome...
  49. doi request reprint Novel developments in omega-3 fatty acid-based strategies
    Michael H Davidson
    University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60654, USA
    Curr Opin Lipidol 22:437-44. 2011
    ..This review focuses on new prescription omega-3 fatty acid products in development and recently published data regarding omega-3 fatty acid effects on arrhythmias, heart failure, and platelet inactivation...
  50. doi request reprint Fibermalt is well tolerated in healthy men and women at intakes up to 60 g/d: a randomized, double-blind, crossover trial
    Kevin C Maki
    Biofortis Clinical Research, Addison, IL 60101, USA
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 64:274-81. 2013
    ..The results of this study suggest that fibermalt is well tolerated at intakes up to 60 g of fibre per day...
  51. ncbi request reprint Prescription omega-3 acid ethyl esters plus simvastatin 20 and 80 mg: effects in mixed dyslipidemia
    Kevin C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, 489 Taft Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 USA
    J Clin Lipidol 3:33-8. 2009
    ..Prescription omega-3 acid ethyl esters (P-OM3) plus simvastatin 20 and 40 mg/day improves lipids in subjects with mixed dyslipidemia, but no previous studies have examined P-OM3 with the maximum prescribed dose of simvastatin (80 mg)...
  52. ncbi request reprint Fibrates for treatment of the metabolic syndrome
    Kevin C Maki
    Radiant Research, 515 North State Street, Suite 2700, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 6:45-51. 2004
    ..Fibrates also appear to influence a number of emerging risk factors, including hemostatic and inflammatory markers and indicators of improved vascular wall biology, which may contribute to their cardioprotective effects...
  53. ncbi request reprint Clinical predictors of glycosylated hemoglobin response to thiazolidinedione therapy
    Raquel Izumi
    Perlegen Sciences, Inc, Mountain View, California, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 9:553-61. 2007
    ..The aim of this investigation was to assess clinical predictors of the glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1C) response after the addition of a thiazolidinedione (TZD) to a biguanide, a sulfonylurea, or both in subjects with type 2 diabetes...
  54. ncbi request reprint Effects of prescription omega-3-acid ethyl esters on lipoprotein particle concentrations, apolipoproteins AI and CIII, and lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A(2) mass in statin-treated subjects with hypertriglyceridemia
    Michael H Davidson
    Radiant Research, 515 North State Street, Suite 2700, Chicago, IL 60654, USA The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Clin Lipidol 3:332-40. 2009
    ..To date, limited information has been published regarding the effects of omega-3 fatty acid consumption on lipoprotein particle concentrations...
  55. doi request reprint Chronic consumption of rebaudioside A, a steviol glycoside, in men and women with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    K C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, 1000 West 1st Street, Bloomington, IN, United States
    Food Chem Toxicol 46:S47-53. 2008
    ..placebo. These results suggest that chronic use of 1000mg rebaudioside A does not alter glucose homeostasis or blood pressure in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  56. pmc A comparison of Canadian and American guidelines for lipid management using data from the National Cholesterol Education Program Evaluation ProjecT Utilizing Novel E-technology (NEPTUNE) II survey
    K C Maki
    Radiant Development, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Can J Cardiol 22:315-22. 2006
    ..The United States' National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) Adult Treatment Panel III and the Canadian Working Group on Hypercholesterolemia and Other Dyslipidemias (CWG) have each issued guidelines for the treatment of dyslipidemia...
  57. doi request reprint The hemodynamic effects of rebaudioside A in healthy adults with normal and low-normal blood pressure
    K C Maki
    Provident Clinical Research, 1000 West 1st Street, Bloomington, IN, United States
    Food Chem Toxicol 46:S40-6. 2008
    ..These results indicate that consumption of as much as 1000mg/day of rebaudioside A produced no clinically important changes in blood pressure in healthy adults with normal and low-normal blood pressure...
  58. ncbi request reprint Colesevelam hydrochloride: a non-absorbed, polymeric cholesterol-lowering agent
    M H Davidson
    Nutrition and Metabolism Research Unit, Chicago Center for Clinical Research, 515 North State Street, Suite 2700, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 9:2663-71. 2000
    ..Colesevelam, recently approved by the US FDA, represents a valuable non-absorbed alternative in the armamentarium against hypercholesterolaemia, both for monotherapy and combination therapy, as an adjunct to diet and exercise...
  59. ncbi request reprint Pullulan is a slowly digested carbohydrate in humans
    Bryan W Wolf
    Ross Products Division, Abbott Laboratories, Columbus, OH 43215, USA
    J Nutr 133:1051-5. 2003
    ..Pullulan also increased breath hydrogen excretion and the incidence of gastrointestinal intolerance symptoms, indicating that a portion of pullulan was malabsorbed...
  60. ncbi request reprint Inclusion of guar gum and alginate into a crispy bar improves postprandial glycemia in humans
    Jennifer A Williams
    Ross Products Division, Abbott Laboratories, Columbus, OH 43215, USA
    J Nutr 134:886-9. 2004
    ..In conclusion, compared with a control crispy bar, the IVF crispy bar attenuated the postprandial glycemic excursion without gastrointestinal intolerance in healthy adult subjects...
  61. ncbi request reprint Management of hypercholesterolaemia in postmenopausal women
    Michael H Davidson
    Chicago Center for Clinical Research, Illinois 60610, USA
    Drugs Aging 19:169-78. 2002
    ..The effects of each type of therapy and potential adverse effects should also be considered...
  62. ncbi request reprint Application of recent definitions of the metabolic syndrome to survey data from the National Cholesterol Education Program Evaluation Project Utilizing Novel E-Technology (NEPTUNE II)
    Prakash C Deedwania
    University of California San Francisco, School of Medicine, Fresno, CA 93703, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 1:295-300. 2006
    ..The metabolic syndrome is common in patients receiving lipid-lowering therapy in an office-based setting. Three recent definitions resulted in similar estimates of its prevalence...
  63. ncbi request reprint Effects of fenofibrate on atherogenic dyslipidemia in hypertriglyceridemic subjects
    Michael H Davidson
    Department of Cardiology, Rush University Medical College, 60610, USA
    Clin Cardiol 29:268-73. 2006
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Reduced treatment success in lipid management among women with coronary heart disease or risk equivalents: results of a national survey
    Benjamin J Ansell
    University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am Heart J 152:976-81. 2006
    ..This survey assessed and compared National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) Third Adult Treatment Panel lipid treatment goal achievement for men versus women undergoing treatment of dyslipidemia...
  65. pmc Ethnic differences in achievement of cholesterol treatment goals. Results from the National Cholesterol Education Program Evaluation Project Utilizing Novel E-Technology II
    Luther T Clark
    State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:320-6. 2006
    ..Data from the National Cholesterol Education Program Evaluation ProjecT Utilizing Novel E-Technology (NEPTUNE) II survey were used to assess ethnic differences in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) goal achievement...
  66. ncbi request reprint Physicians' personal intake and prescription of weight loss products: are we practicing what we preach?
    John La Puma
    Arch Intern Med 164:806-7. 2004
  67. ncbi request reprint Lipid management and the elderly
    Michael H Davidson
    Chicago Center for Clinical Research, 515 North State Street, Suite 2700, Chicago, IL 60610
    Prev Cardiol 6:128-33; quiz 134-5. 2003
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