The Association of Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome.

Ortiz, Ronnie.
2013

Abstract: Cardioprotective associations have been seen with omega-3 fatty acids, specifically the omega-3 index which is the sum of eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) fatty acid fractions inside the red blood cell and to a lesser extent with serum omega-3 fatty acid levels. However, the association of omega-3 fatty acids in acute coronary syndromes (ACS) is less established... read more

Subjects
Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences. Department of Clinical and Translational Science.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011010
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