Effect of Omega-3 fatty acids on blood pressure and serum lipids in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients

@inproceedings{Naini2015EffectOO,
  title={Effect of Omega-3 fatty acids on blood pressure and serum lipids in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients},
  author={Afsoon Emami Naini and Nooshin Keyvandarian and Mojgan Mortazavi and Shahram Taheri and Sayed Mohsen Nassaj Hosseini},
  booktitle={Journal of research in pharmacy practice},
  year={2015}
}
OBJECTIVE Hypertension and hyperlipidemia are two major risk factors for cardiovascular disease in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) patients. This study was designed to investigate the effect of omega-3 fatty acids on blood pressure (BP) and serum lipids in CAPD patients. METHODS This study was a randomized double-blind clinical trial in which 90 CAPD patients were randomly assigned to either the omega-3 or the placebo group. Patients in omega-3 group received 3 g/day omega-3… CONTINUE READING