Corpus ID: 10898379

Health effects of omega-3 fatty acids on asthma.

  title={Health effects of omega-3 fatty acids on asthma.},
  author={H. Schachter and J. Reisman and K. Tran and B. Dales and K. Kourad and D. Barnes and M. Sampson and A. Morrison and I. Gaboury and J. Blackman},
  journal={Evidence report/technology assessment},
  • H. Schachter, J. Reisman, +7 authors J. Blackman
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • Evidence report/technology assessment
  • The purpose of this study was to conduct a systematic review of the scientific medical literature to identify, appraise, and synthesize the evidence for the health effects of omega-3 fatty acids on asthma. The review was requested and funded by the Office of Dietary Supplements, National Institutes of Health. It was undertaken as part of a consortium involving three Evidencebased Practice Centers (EPCs) currently investigating the value of omega-3 fatty acid supplementation across 11 health… CONTINUE READING
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