The role of omega-3 dietary supplementation in blepharitis and meibomian gland dysfunction (an AOS thesis).

@article{Macsai2008TheRO,
  title={The role of omega-3 dietary supplementation in blepharitis and meibomian gland dysfunction (an AOS thesis).},
  author={Marian Sue Macsai},
  journal={Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society},
  year={2008},
  volume={106},
  pages={
          336-56
        }
}
PURPOSE Blepharitis and meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) are common sources of complaints from patients. To evaluate the effect on ocular symptoms, ocular findings, and serum and meibomian gland contents, patients with blepharitis and MGD were prospectively evaluated to determine the effects of dietary supplementation with omega-3 fatty acids. METHODS In a prospective randomized placebo-controlled masked trial, patients with simple obstructive MGD and blepharitis, who had discontinued all… CONTINUE READING

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