A Bengali Dietary Salt Study to Control Blood Pressure
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00702312|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 20, 2008
Last Update Posted : July 29, 2009
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Hypertension||Behavioral: Low-salt educational programme Behavioral: Low-salt Bangladeshi educational programme||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||56 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||A Multi-method Study of a Low-salt Dietary Approach to Control Blood Pressure in the Bangladeshi Chronic Kidney Disease Population.|
|Study Start Date :||June 2008|
|Primary Completion Date :||April 2009|
|Study Completion Date :||July 2009|
Experimental: Study group
Study group that will attend low-salt educational community programme
Behavioral: Low-salt educational programme
Subjects will attend a health promotion cooking programme and receive written tailored low-salt Bengali educational tool. This tool has been developed specifically for this population group from Phase 1 and 2 study.
Other Name: Low-salt health educationBehavioral: Low-salt Bangladeshi educational programme
A multi-component low-salt educational programme tailored to the Bangladeshi kidney disease patients delivered in the community.
Other Name: Intervention groupBehavioral: Low-salt Bangladeshi educational programme
A multi-component Low-salt educational programme tailored to the Bangladeshi kidney disease patients residents in Tower Hamlets delivered over 5 months.
Other Name: Intervention group/ Educational group / Low-salt group
No Intervention: Control group
Subjects in this arm will have routine medical and dietetic treatment for low-salt reduction.
- Reduction in blood pressure [ Time Frame: Six months ]
- Reduction in dietary salt intake [ Time Frame: Six months ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00702312
|The Royal London Hospital|
|London, United Kingdom, E1 1BB|
|Principal Investigator:||Ione Ashurst, BSc, MSc||Barts and The London NHS Trust|