Richard D Feinman

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Affiliation: State University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Low carbohydrate diets in family practice: what can we learn from an internet-based support group
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Nutr J 5:26. 2006
  2. pmc "A calorie is a calorie" violates the second law of thermodynamics
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203 USA
    Nutr J 3:9. 2004
  3. pmc Low carbohydrate diets improve atherogenic dyslipidemia even in the absence of weight loss
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 3:24. 2006
  4. pmc What is Nutrition & Metabolism?
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203 USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 1:1. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Oxidation-reduction calculations in the biochemistry course
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York 11203
    Biochem Mol Biol Educ 32:161-6. 2004
  6. pmc Intention-to-treat. What is the question?
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 6:1. 2009
  7. pmc Analysis of dietary interventions. A simple payoff matrix for display of comparative dietary trials
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    Nutr J 7:24. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Carbohydrate restriction as the default treatment for type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
    Scand Cardiovasc J 42:256-63. 2008
  9. pmc Dietary carbohydrate restriction in type 2 diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome: time for a critical appraisal
    Anthony Accurso
    State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 5:9. 2008
  10. pmc Nonequilibrium thermodynamics and energy efficiency in weight loss diets
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Theor Biol Med Model 4:27. 2007

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  1. pmc Low carbohydrate diets in family practice: what can we learn from an internet-based support group
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Nutr J 5:26. 2006
    ..It is reasonable for family practitioners to turn this observation into a recommendation for patients for weight control and other health problems...
  2. pmc "A calorie is a calorie" violates the second law of thermodynamics
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203 USA
    Nutr J 3:9. 2004
    ..Whereas homeostasis ensures balance under many conditions, as a general principle, "a calorie is a calorie" violates the second law of thermodynamics...
  3. pmc Low carbohydrate diets improve atherogenic dyslipidemia even in the absence of weight loss
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 3:24. 2006
    ..In distinction, low fat diets seem to require weight loss for effective improvement in atherogenic dyslipidemia...
  4. pmc What is Nutrition & Metabolism?
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203 USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 1:1. 2004
    ..The need for the journal is identified in the epidemic of obesity, diabetes, dyslipidemias and related diseases, and a sudden increase in popular diets, as well as renewed interest in intermediary metabolism...
  5. doi request reprint Oxidation-reduction calculations in the biochemistry course
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York 11203
    Biochem Mol Biol Educ 32:161-6. 2004
    ..The primacy of the free energy is emphasized and the method is used to reinforce an understanding of respiration...
  6. pmc Intention-to-treat. What is the question?
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 6:1. 2009
    ..It is proposed that results of RCTs, or any experimental study, be reported, not in terms of the analyses that were performed, but rather in terms of the questions that the analyses can answer properly...
  7. pmc Analysis of dietary interventions. A simple payoff matrix for display of comparative dietary trials
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    Nutr J 7:24. 2008
    ..To provide a simple method for presentation of data in comparative dietary trials...
  8. doi request reprint Carbohydrate restriction as the default treatment for type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
    Scand Cardiovasc J 42:256-63. 2008
    ..We emphasize the ability of low carbohydrate diets to improve glycemic control, hemoglobin A1C and to reduce medication. We review evidence that such diets are effective even in the absence of weight loss...
  9. pmc Dietary carbohydrate restriction in type 2 diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome: time for a critical appraisal
    Anthony Accurso
    State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 5:9. 2008
    ..These beneficial effects of carbohydrate restriction do not require weight loss. Finally, the point is reiterated that carbohydrate restriction improves all of the features of metabolic syndrome...
  10. pmc Nonequilibrium thermodynamics and energy efficiency in weight loss diets
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Theor Biol Med Model 4:27. 2007
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  11. doi request reprint Targeting insulin inhibition as a metabolic therapy in advanced cancer: a pilot safety and feasibility dietary trial in 10 patients
    Eugene J Fine
    Department of Radiology Nuclear Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Nutrition 28:1028-35. 2012
    ..Inhibiting insulin secretion provides a method, consistent with published mechanisms, for limiting cancer growth...
  12. pmc Nutrition education: a questionnaire for assessment and teaching
    Mary Makowske
    Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Nutr J 4:2. 2005
    ..It seems reasonable that improved teaching should address the lack of knowledge of nutrition, rather than knowledge of official guidelines. Student awareness of factual information should be the primary goal...
  13. doi request reprint Dietary carbohydrate restriction as the first approach in diabetes management: critical review and evidence base
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Cell Biology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA Electronic address
    Nutrition 31:1-13. 2015
    ..The seriousness of diabetes requires that we evaluate all of the evidence that is available. The 12 points are sufficiently compelling that we feel that the burden of proof rests with those who are opposed. ..
  14. doi request reprint Fad diets in the treatment of diabetes
    Richard D Feinman
    Department of Cell Biology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 11:128-35. 2011
    ..Putting biased language behind us and facing the impact of recent results that point to the value of low-carbohydrate diets would offer patients the maximum number of options...
  15. pmc Fructose in perspective
    Richard D Feinman
    State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 10:45. 2013
    ..Dietary carbohydrate restriction remains the best strategy for obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome. The specific contribution of the removal of fructose or sucrose to this effect remains unknown. ..
  16. pmc Acetoacetate reduces growth and ATP concentration in cancer cell lines which over-express uncoupling protein 2
    Eugene J Fine
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Cancer Cell Int 9:14. 2009
    ..The proposed mechanism involves inhibition of glycolytic ATP production via a Randle-like cycle while increased uncoupling renders cancers unable to produce compensatory ATP from respiration...
  17. ncbi request reprint Whatever happened to the second law of thermodynamics?
    Richard D Feinman
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:1445-6; author reply 1446. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Low-carbohydrate nutrition and metabolism
    Eric C Westman
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27704, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:276-84. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Carbohydrate restriction is effective in improving atherogenic dyslipidemia even in the absence of weight loss
    Eric C Westman
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1549; author reply 1550. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of low fat and low carbohydrate diets on circulating fatty acid composition and markers of inflammation
    Cassandra E Forsythe
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, Unit 1110, Storrs, CT, 06269 1110, USA
    Lipids 43:65-77. 2008
    ..In summary, a very low carbohydrate diet resulted in profound alterations in fatty acid composition and reduced inflammation compared to a low fat diet...