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Highly Accessed Letter

Fish oil and sepsis: we still need more trials

Flavia R Machado

Author Affiliations

Anesthesiology, Pain and Intensive Care Department, Federal University of Sao Paulo R Napoleao de Barros 715 5a andar 04024900 Sao Paulo, SP Brazil

Critical Care 2011, 15:449  doi:10.1186/cc10431


See related research by Pontes-Arruda et al., http://ccforum.com/content/15/3/R144, and related letter by Machado et al., http://ccforum.com/content/16/2/416

Published: 31 October 2011

First paragraph (this article has no abstract)

I read with concern the recently published article by Pontes-Arruda and colleagues addressing eicosapentaenoic acid/γ-linolenic acid (EPA/GLA) use in septic patients [1].