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Differentiate between the ketogenic diet and other dietary approaches, considering their specific mechanisms, macronutrient composition, and potential benefits and risks.
Screen patients for potential contraindications or conditions that may require modifications or close monitoring when implementing the ketogenic diet.
Assess and monitor patients' progress, including weight loss, metabolic markers, and potential adverse effects associated with the ketogenic diet.
Collaborate with registered dietitians and other healthcare professionals to provide comprehensive support and education to patients on the ketogenic diet.
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- Authors: Wajeed Masood, Pavan Annamaraju, Mahammed Z. Khan Suheb
- Editors: Kalyan R. Uppaluri
- Editors-In-Chief: Amy J. SheerTejas V. JoshiJonathan Polak
Chief Medical Reviewer: Mahammed Z. Khan Suheb
- Nurse Planner/Reviewer: Sandra Coleman
- Pharmacy Planner/Reviewer: Mark V. Pellegrini
- Physician Planner/Reviewer: Scott C. Dulebohn
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