The effect of n-3 fatty acids on bone biomarkers in Iranian postmenopausal osteoporotic women: a randomized clinical trial

@article{Sharif2009TheEO,
  title={The effect of n-3 fatty acids on bone biomarkers in Iranian postmenopausal osteoporotic women: a randomized clinical trial},
  author={Pooneh Salari Sharif and Mahsa Asalforoush and Fatemeh Ameri and Bagher Larijani and Mohammad Abdollahi},
  journal={AGE},
  year={2009},
  volume={32},
  pages={179-186}
}
Recently, n-3 fatty acids are in the center of attention for their potent anti-inflammatory effects. Osteoporosis as a chronic senile disease is associated with inflammation, and the role of inflammatory mediators has been demonstrated in recent years. The beneficial effects of n-3 fatty acids on bone were proven in many animal studies, while to date, no conclusive data is available in human. The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of n-3 fatty acids on bone biomarkers in osteoporotic… CONTINUE READING

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