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Fig. 4 | BMC Medical Research Methodology

Fig. 4

From: Creating a literature database of low-calorie sweeteners and health studies: evidence mapping

Fig. 4

Example bubble plot of LCS studies by intervention type and health status. Legends: LCS vs. Sugars: An intervention comparison between LCS and sugars or sugars and LCS; LCS vs. Others: An intervention comparison between LCS and non-sugar arm or a single arm study. Other or mixed: A mixture of healthy and overweight, healthy and diabetic, or overweight and diabetic population, and other population: patient or people with disease at baseline. Each bubble represents one single study. Bubble size corresponds to study sample size

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