articleOmega-3 fatty acids in high-risk cardiovascular patients : a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

@inproceedings{Filion2015articleOmega3FA,
  title={articleOmega-3 fatty acids in high-risk cardiovascular patients : a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials},
  author={Kristian B Filion and Fouad El Khoury and Michael Bielinski and Ian Schiller and Nandini Dendukuri and James M. Brophy},
  year={2015}
}
Background: Multiple randomized controlled trials (RCTs) have examined the cardiovascular effects of omega-3 fatty acids and have provided unexplained conflicting results. A meta-analysis of these RCTs to estimate efficacy and safety and potential sources of heterogeneity may be helpful. Methods: The Cochrane library, MEDLINE, and EMBASE were systematically searched to identify all interventional trials of omega-3 fatty acids compared to placebo or usual diet in high-risk cardiovascular… CONTINUE READING
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