Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Age-Related Macular Degeneration.

  title={Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Age-Related Macular Degeneration.},
  author={Eric H Souied and Tariq Mehmood Aslam and Alfredo Garc{\'i}a-Layana and Frank G. Holz and Anita Leys and Rufino Silva and C{\'e}cile Delcourt},
  journal={Ophthalmic research},
  volume={55 2},
Against a background of considerable epidemiological and other evidence implicating omega-3 fatty acids in the prevention of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the negative results of the Age-Related Disease Study 2 (AREDS2) were unexpected. The possibility that the design, setting, intake or subjects of AREDS2 may not have permitted the prophylactic potential of omega-3 to be adequately demonstrated is considered. Epidemiological studies had indicated potential preventative effects of… CONTINUE READING
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