Clinical Video Shorts

Omega-3 and Omega-6, Blood Levels And Coronary Heart Disease Risk/Benefit Controversy

Robert Superko, MD and Michael Caulfield, PhD, discuss the current clinical research on the use of Omega-3 & 6 supplementation and their link to decreased risk of cardiovascular events, including sudden cardiac death. They 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.

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H. Robert Superko, MD, FACC, FAHA, FAACVPR

Academic Associate and Senior Medical Advisor

Quest Diagnostics

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Michael P. Caulfield, PhD

Senior Scientific Director,

Endocrinology and Cardiovascular Disease

Quest Diagnostics, Nichols Institute

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