INTERSALT

INTERSALT

Vascular disease A collaborative epidemiologic study–International Study of Electrolye Excretion and Blood Pressure–that evaluated the relationship of salt intake and BP. See Hypertension.
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(116.) Intersalt Cooperative Research Group: Intersalt: an international study of electrolyte excretion and BP.
The INTERSALT equation was used to assess mean sodium intake of treated Lebanese hypertensive patients, as this equation had less bias [21].
Estimating 24-hour urinary sodium excretion from casual urinary sodium concentrations in western populations the Intersalt study.
Shipley et al., "Alcohol and blood pressure: the INTERSALT study," British Medical Journal, vol.
[108] "Intersalt: an international study of electrolyte excretion and blood pressure.
The relationship between dietary salt intake and blood pressure was initially investigated in the International Study of Salt and Blood Pressure (INTERSALT) population study [19].
Studies like Health Canada and INTERSALT were conducted to calculate the amount of dietary sodium in different communities, and even though the salt intake percentages varied between groups, every one of them exceeded the limit for daily ingestion.
The intersalt study: results for 24 hour sodium and potassium, by age and sex.
(15) Em seguida, o estudo internacional sobre sal e pressao arterial, o INTERSALT (International Study of Salt and Blood Pressure) utilizou tecnicas adequadas para mensurar a PA e a ingestao de sodio (excrecao urinaria de sodio de 24 h) em uma grande amostra ([+ or -] 11.000) de homens e mulheres, com idade entre 20-59 anos, provenientes de 52 centros populacionais em 32 paises localizados na Europa, Americas, Asia e Africa.