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World J Hepatol. Mar 27, 2015; 7(3): 575-582
Published online Mar 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i3.575
Table 1 Nutritional recommendations for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
Diet trials in NAFLD
Decrease of about 600-800 kcal per day[49]
Based on IBW, a reduction of caloric intake to < 25 kcals/kg per day[50]
Reduction of total fat intake of < 30% of energy intake with no more of 10% of saturated fatty acids[51-53]
Reduction of total Kcal per day of < 30 kcal/kg[54]
A diet low in calories and carbohydrates of 40%-45%[55]