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INTERSALT: International Study of Sodium, Potassium, and Blood Pressure

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00005763
First Posted: May 26, 2000
Last Update Posted: March 16, 2016
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Collaborator:
Wellcome Trust
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
  Purpose
To coordinate an international study on the relationships between population mean sodium and potassium intake and blood pressure.

Condition
Cardiovascular Diseases Heart Diseases Hypertension

Study Type: Observational

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI):

Study Start Date: December 1984
Study Completion Date: April 1997
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  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 100 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
No eligibility criteria
  Contacts and Locations
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Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Wellcome Trust
Investigators
OverallOfficial: Jeremiah Stamler
  More Information

Publications:
Law M: Commentary: Evidence on Salt is Consistent. (Not supported by the grant. This is another commentary.) BMJ, 312:1284-1285, 1996
Stamler J, Elliott P, Dyer AR, et al for the Intersalt Steering and Editorial Committee: Commentary: Sodium and Blood Pressure in the Intersalt Study and Other Studies--In Reply to the Salt Institute. BMJ, 1285-1287, 1996

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00005763     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1045
R01HL033387 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Submitted: May 25, 2000
First Posted: May 26, 2000
Last Update Posted: March 16, 2016
Last Verified: June 2000

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases