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Omega-3 fatty acids (fish-oil) and depression-related cognition in healthy volunteers.

Abstract:

Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (n-3 PUFA) supplementation may be beneficial in the treatment of several psychiatric disorders, including depression. A small number of studies have suggested that there may also be cognitive and mood effects in healthy samples. The purpose of the present study was to investigate the effects of n-3 PUFA on depression-relevant cognitive functioning in healthy individuals. Fifty-four healthy university students were randomized to receive either n-3 PUFA supple...

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Publisher copy:
10.1177/0269881108092120

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
Journal:
Journal of psychopharmacology (Oxford, England)
Volume:
23
Issue:
7
Pages:
831-840
Publication date:
2009-09-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1461-7285
ISSN:
0269-8811
URN:
uuid:7c21b543-1729-4307-8ddf-294fbdf4db3f
Source identifiers:
139671
Local pid:
pubs:139671

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