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Combined Therapy

Twenty-three RCT articles investigated the effects on body weight of a combination of a reduced-calorie diet with increased physical activity. The control groups used diet alone or exercise alone (346, 365, 375-377, 380, 384, 405, 434, 435, 445, 448, 469-475, 681, 684, 728, 729).  Of the 23, 15 were accepted and 8 were not considered for the following reasons:

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