The role of omega-3 fatty acids in cardiac protection: an overview.

@article{Ismail2005TheRO,
  title={The role of omega-3 fatty acids in cardiac protection: an overview.},
  author={Hassan M. Ismail},
  journal={Frontiers in bioscience : a journal and virtual library},
  year={2005},
  volume={10},
  pages={1079-88}
}
  • Hassan M. Ismail
  • Published 2005 in
    Frontiers in bioscience : a journal and virtual…
There have been increasing research efforts in recent years to evaluate the role of various dietary supplements, such as antioxidant vitamins, L-arginine, glucan, isoflavones, soy estrogens, omega-3 fatty acids, etc., in cardiovascular health. Although there is not adequate evidence of the beneficial effects of many nutriceuticals on cardiac function, in the case of omega-3 fatty acids, the evidence has been more convincing. Fish oil has historically been thought to be good for cardiovascular… CONTINUE READING