Treating asthma with omega-3 fatty acids: where is the evidence? A systematic review

@article{Reisman2006TreatingAW,
  title={Treating asthma with omega-3 fatty acids: where is the evidence? A systematic review},
  author={Joseph J Reisman and Howard M Schachter and Robert Edgar Dales and Khai Q. Tran and Kader Kourad and D. Barnes and Margaret Sampson and alistair. morrison and Isabelle Gaboury and Jon Blackman},
  journal={BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={6},
  pages={26 - 26}
}
BACKGROUND Considerable interest exists in the potential therapeutic value of dietary supplementation with the omega-3 fatty acids. Given the interplay between pro-inflammatory omega-6 fatty acids, and the less pro-inflammatory omega-3 fatty acids, it has been thought that the latter could play a key role in treating or preventing asthma. The purpose was to systematically review the scientific-medical literature in order to identify, appraise, and synthesize the evidence for possible treatment… CONTINUE READING
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