A systematic review on the role of fish oil for the treatment of cachexia in advanced cancer: an EPCRC cachexia guidelines project

Alternate title: 
J2 - Palliat Med
Secondary title: 
T2 - Palliative medicine
Short title: 
A systematic review on the role of fish oil for the treatment of cachexia in advanced cancer: an EPCRC cachexia guidelines project
Authors: 
Ries, Anke
Trottenberg, Peter
Elsner, Frank
Stiel, Stephanie
Haugen, Dagny
Kaasa, Stein
Radbruch, Lukas
Volume: 
26
Start page: 
294-304
Annotations: 
Type A, Priority 5
Date: 
Jun
Year: 
2012
Accession number: 
21865295
Database: 
MEDLINE RCT
Number: 
M1 - 4
Serial: 
1477-030X
Type of work: 
M3 - Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
Review
ID: 
4246
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0269216311418709
Notes: 
N1 - Ries A
Trottenberg P
Elsner F
Stiel S
Haugen D
Kaasa S
Radbruch L
Key words: 
*Cachexia/dt [Drug Therapy]
*Dietary Supplements
Eicosapentaenoic Acid/ae [Adverse Effects]
Eicosapentaenoic Acid/tu [Therapeutic Use]
Fatty Acids, Omega-3/ae [Adverse Effects]
Fatty Acids, Omega-3/tu [Therapeutic Use]
Fish Oils/ae [Adverse Effects]
*Fish Oils/tu [Therapeutic Use]
Humans
*Neoplasms/co [Complications]
Practice Guidelines as Topic
0 (Fatty Acids, Omega-3)
0 (Fish Oils)
AAN7QOV9EA (Eicosapentaenoic Acid)
Types of evidence: 
Type A
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do