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Table 3 Fasting lipid profiles, baseline, and end of KD treatment

From: Treatment of glioblastoma multiforme with “classic” 4:1 ketogenic diet total meal replacement

Subj. no. Group no. Cholesterol total TG HDL LDL
   Baseline KD % change Baseline KD % change Baseline KD % change Baseline KD % change
1 1 207 242 17 64 61 − 5 55 75 36 140 155 11
2 1 128 313 145 82 136 66   82 NA   200 NA
3 1 303 282 − 7 146 128 − 12 41 48 17 232 207 − 11
4 1 188 229 22 34 38 12 107 89 − 17 74 132 78
5 2 306 232 − 24 67 33 − 51 119 101 − 15 174 124 − 29
6 2 257 235 − 9 122 251 106 92 96 4 141 89 − 37
7 2 178   NA 76   NA 45   NA 118   NA
8 2 188 225 20 108 177 64 95 91 − 4 71 99 39