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Potential impact of omega-3 treatment on cardiovascular disease in type 2 diabetes.

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PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Hypothesis-generating systematic review of the impact of marine-derived omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) on lipid, glycemic and hematological risk factors in type 2 diabetes using pooled data from randomized controlled trials searched up to 20 September 2008. RECENT FINDINGS: Seven new trials in 2007 and 2008 were identified from 206 abstracts to give a total of 24 trials between 1966 and 2008 involving 1533 participants that could be pooled. The mean omega-3 PU...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, Biomedical RC
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM, OCDEM, Biomedical Research Centre
Journal:
Current opinion in lipidology
Volume:
20
Issue:
1
Pages:
30-38
Publication date:
2009-02-05
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EISSN:
1473-6535
ISSN:
0957-9672
URN:
uuid:758ca175-ac3f-4a50-b63d-451363444356
Source identifiers:
22889
Local pid:
pubs:22889

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