n CME : Your SA Journal of CPD - Use or misuse of antioxidants : letter

Volume 22, Issue 5
  • ISSN : 0256-2170



Extracted from text ... LETTER 293 To the Editor: Congratulations on the new format - I was impressed with the former, yet the new is fresher and userfriendly! To more serious business: The January issue of CME devoted to cardiovascular disease has one glaring omission that is important to the general public's health: the use or misuse of 'antioxidants'. I refer to the relentless media campaign of various pharmaceutical manufacturers who continue advocating such compounds to delay, prevent or minimise coronary artery disease and carcinoma. Specifically, a public target group is cigarette smokers. This group is vulnerable to such 'advice' as a ..

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