Affiliation: National Public Health Institute
- Effect of alpha-tocopherol (vitamin E) and beta-carotene supplementation on the incidence of intermittent claudication in male smokersM Tornwall
Department of Nutrition, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 17:3475-80. 1997..96 (0.89-1.04). In conclusion, no primary preventive effect on intermittent claudication was observed among middle-aged male smokers who were supplemented with alpha-tocopherol, beta-carotene, or both...
- The effect of alpha-tocopherol and beta-carotene supplementation on symptoms and progression of intermittent claudication in a controlled trialM E Törnwall
ATBC Study, Department of Nutrition, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300, Helsinki, Finland
Atherosclerosis 147:193-7. 1999..Alpha-tocopherol supplementation had no effect. In conclusion, long-term supplementation with alpha-tocopherol and beta-carotene showed no beneficial effect on symptoms and progression of intermittent claudication...
- Alpha-tocopherol (vitamin E) and beta-carotene supplementation does not affect the risk for large abdominal aortic aneurysm in a controlled trialM E Törnwall
ATBC Study, Department of Nutrition, KTL National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
Atherosclerosis 157:167-73. 2001..Neither antioxidant affected risk for ruptured AAA. In conclusion, long-term supplementation with alpha-tocopherol or beta-carotene had no preventive effect on large AAA among male smokers...
- Postintervention effect of alpha tocopherol and beta carotene on different strokes: a 6-year follow-up of the Alpha Tocopherol, Beta Carotene Cancer Prevention StudyMarkareetta E Törnwall
National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
Stroke 35:1908-13. 2004..We report here the 6-year postintervention effects of alpha tocopherol and beta carotene supplementation on stroke and its subtypes...