Priority 12 from the Mitochondrial Disease PSP

UNCERTAINTY: Could a specific diet and/or supplements benefit people with mitochondrial disease? (JLA PSP Priority 12)
Overall ranking 12
JLA question ID 0095/12
Explanatory note  Not available

Health Research Classification System category Metabolic and Endocrine
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples How diet adjustments would benefit the GI symptoms of patients? ~ Research of possible treatments, evidence of value of various vitamins and guideline of ~ what mix to use in what condition. ~ Is diet important and in what way? ~ Is there an optimal diet for mitochondrial disease?  ~ Role of diet in treatment of mitochondrial cardiomyopathies ~ Impact of diet - what might help or worsen things.  ~ What food is good or bad for my condition? e.g. is sugar good or bad?  
Submitted by  22 x Patients, 14 x Carers, 10 x Healthcare Professionals
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0095
PSP name Mitochondrial Disease
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP. 42  (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
Date of priority setting workshop 19 January 2020