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Changes in weight loss, body composition and cardiovascular disease risk after altering macronutrient distributions during a regular exercise program in obese women

  • Chad M Kerksick1, 2,
  • Jennifer Wismann-Bunn3,
  • Donovan Fogt4,
  • Ashli R Thomas5,
  • Lem Taylor6,
  • Bill I Campbell7,
  • Colin D Wilborn6,
  • Travis Harvey8,
  • Mike D Roberts9,
  • Paul La Bounty5,
  • Melyn Galbreath10,
  • Brandon Marcello11,
  • Christopher J Rasmussen12 and
  • Richard B Kreider12Email author
Nutrition Journal20109:59

DOI: 10.1186/1475-2891-9-59

Received: 15 April 2010

Accepted: 22 November 2010

Published: 22 November 2010

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Original Submission
15 Apr 2010 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
3 May 2010 Author responded Author comments - Chad Kerksick
Resubmission - Version 3
3 May 2010 Submitted Manuscript version 3
24 May 2010 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Howard Schwartz
23 Jul 2010 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Stella Volpe
23 Oct 2010 Author responded Author comments - Chad Kerksick
Resubmission - Version 4
23 Oct 2010 Submitted Manuscript version 4
5 Nov 2010 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Stella Volpe
20 Nov 2010 Author responded Author comments - Chad Kerksick
Resubmission - Version 5
20 Nov 2010 Submitted Manuscript version 5
22 Nov 2010 Editorially accepted
22 Nov 2010 Article published 10.1186/1475-2891-9-59

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Authors’ Affiliations

Applied Biochemistry and Molecular Physiology Laboratory, Health and Exercise Science Department, University of Oklahoma
Endocrinology and Diabetes Section, Department of Pediatrics, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Department of Exercise Science, Campbell University
Laboratory for Exercise Biochemistry and Metabolism Health and Kinesiology Department, College of Education and Human Development
Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation, Baylor University
Human Performance Lab, Exercise & Sport Science Department, University of Mary-Hardin Baylor
School of Physical Education & Exercise Science, University of South Florida
75th Ranger Regiment, Ranger Athlete Warrior
Dept of Biomedical Sciences, University of Missouri-Columbia
King Faisal Heart Institute, MBC 16, KFSH&RC
Department of Athletics, Stanford University
Department of Health & Kinesiology, Texas A & M University