Erythrocyte omega-3 and omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids and preeclampsia risk in Peruvian women

@article{Qiu2006ErythrocyteOA,
  title={Erythrocyte omega-3 and omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids and preeclampsia risk in Peruvian women},
  author={Chungfang Qiu and Sixto E. S{\'a}nchez and Gloria Larrabure and Robert David and J. Alexander Bralley and Michelle A. Williams},
  journal={Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics},
  year={2006},
  volume={274},
  pages={97-103}
}
Objective: This case–control study was conducted in Lima, Peru, from June 1997 through January 1998 to assess whether alteration in maternal erythrocyte omega-3 (n-3) and omega-6 (n-6) fatty acids was associated with increased risk of preeclampsia. Methods: A total of 99 preeclampsia and 100 normotensive pregnant women were included. Maternal erythrocyte n… CONTINUE READING