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PurFECT clinical trial

PurFECT (Purified Fatty acids for Endometriosis Clinical Trial) is a trial to determine the efficacy of purified fatty acids for endometriosis-associated pain.

WHY?: This study aims to find out whether purified fatty acids are clinically effective and cost effective in managing women with endometriosis.

WHO?: Women with endometriosis who meet the inclusion criteria (18-50 years, diagnosed laparoscopically with endometriosis within three years, pelvic pain for at least three months, and able to give informed consent) were randomised to Omega-3 or placebo.

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WHERE?: NHS Lothian