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

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Wellcome Trust
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00005763
First received: May 25, 2000
Last updated: June 23, 2005
Last verified: June 2000
  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

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

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

Genders Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

No eligibility criteria

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00005763

Sponsors and Collaborators
Wellcome Trust
Investigators
Investigator: 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
Study First Received: May 25, 2000
Last Updated: June 23, 2005
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Hypertension
Vascular Diseases

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