The importance of population-wide sodium reduction as a means to prevent cardiovascular disease and stroke

A Call to action from the American Heart Association

Lawrence J. Appel, Edward D. Frohlich, John E. Hall, Thomas A. Pearson, Ralph L Sacco, Douglas R. Seals, Frank M. Sacks, Sidney C. Smith, Dorothea K. Vafiadis, Linda V. Van Horn

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252 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1138-1143
Number of pages6
JournalCirculation
Volume123
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 15 2011
Externally publishedYes

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Dietary Sodium Chloride
Sodium-Restricted Diet
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Salts
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Blood Pressure
Hypertension
Population

Keywords

  • AHA Scientific Statements
  • blood pressure
  • cardiovascular disease
  • hypertension
  • kidney disease
  • salt
  • sodium
  • stroke

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  • Physiology (medical)
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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The importance of population-wide sodium reduction as a means to prevent cardiovascular disease and stroke : A Call to action from the American Heart Association. / Appel, Lawrence J.; Frohlich, Edward D.; Hall, John E.; Pearson, Thomas A.; Sacco, Ralph L; Seals, Douglas R.; Sacks, Frank M.; Smith, Sidney C.; Vafiadis, Dorothea K.; Van Horn, Linda V.

In: Circulation, Vol. 123, No. 10, 15.03.2011, p. 1138-1143.

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Appel, LJ, Frohlich, ED, Hall, JE, Pearson, TA, Sacco, RL, Seals, DR, Sacks, FM, Smith, SC, Vafiadis, DK & Van Horn, LV 2011, 'The importance of population-wide sodium reduction as a means to prevent cardiovascular disease and stroke: A Call to action from the American Heart Association', Circulation, vol. 123, no. 10, pp. 1138-1143. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0b013e31820d0793
Appel, Lawrence J. ; Frohlich, Edward D. ; Hall, John E. ; Pearson, Thomas A. ; Sacco, Ralph L ; Seals, Douglas R. ; Sacks, Frank M. ; Smith, Sidney C. ; Vafiadis, Dorothea K. ; Van Horn, Linda V. / The importance of population-wide sodium reduction as a means to prevent cardiovascular disease and stroke : A Call to action from the American Heart Association. In: Circulation. 2011 ; Vol. 123, No. 10. pp. 1138-1143.
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