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Effect of alpha linolenic acid on cardiovascular risk markers: a systematic review.

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OBJECTIVE: To determine whether dietary supplementation with alpha linolenic acid (ALA) can modify established and emerging cardiovascular risk markers. DESIGN: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials identified by a search of Medline, Embase, Cochrane Controlled Trials Register (CENTRAL), and the metaRegister of Controlled Trials (mRCT). PATIENTS: All human studies were reviewed. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Changes in concentrations of total cholesterol, low density li...

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Publisher copy:
10.1136/hrt.2004.053538

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, PHC-CTU
Journal:
Heart (British Cardiac Society)
Volume:
92
Issue:
2
Pages:
166-169
Publication date:
2006-02-05
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EISSN:
1468-201X
ISSN:
1355-6037
URN:
uuid:cace8421-2b41-44f7-8355-d57e3e24fa20
Source identifiers:
94913
Local pid:
pubs:94913

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