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Effects of astaxanthin on accommodation, critical flicker fusion, and pattern visual evoked potential in visual display terminal workers

@inproceedings{Nagaki2002EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of astaxanthin on accommodation, critical flicker fusion, and pattern visual evoked potential in visual display terminal workers},
  author={Y. Nagaki and S. Hayasaka and T. Yamada and Y. Hayasaka and Mari Sanada and Takatoshi Uonomi},
  year={2002}
}
  • Y. Nagaki, S. Hayasaka, +3 authors Takatoshi Uonomi
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine
  • We evaluated the effects of astaxanthin, a red carotenoid, on accommodation, critical flicker fusion (CFF), and pattern visual evoked potential (PVEP) in visual display terminal (VDT) workers. As controls, 13 non-VDT workers received no supplementation (Group A). Twenty-six VDT workers were randomized into 2 groups: Group B consisted of 13 subjects who received oral astaxanthin, 5 mg/day, for 4 weeks, and Group C consisted of 13 subjects who received an oral placebo, 5 mg/day, for 4 weeks. No… CONTINUE READING
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