Clinical Education Center
Review of Clinical Research and the Effective Use of Omega -3 &-6 Fatty Acids in Patient Management
Robert Superko, MD and Michael Caulfield, PhD, discuss the current clinical research on the use of Omega -3 and -6 supplementation and their link to decreased risk of cardiovascular events, including sudden cardiac death. They will also discuss the clinical management of patients including the use of the Omega -3 & -6, Fatty Acid laboratory test as a marker of cardiovascular risk.
At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
- Understand the current clinical research on the use of Omega -3 and -6 supplementation and the monitoring for efficacy
- Discuss the clinical importance of Omega -3 & -6 Fatty Acids and their link to the possible reduction in CVD
- Incorporate Omega -3 & -6 Fatty Acid testing into their clinical management of patients