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Dietary Patterns, Sodium Intake and Blood Pressure (DASH - Sodium)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00000608
First Posted: October 28, 1999
Last Update Posted: July 29, 2016
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Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
  Purpose
To compare the effects of three levels of dietary sodium and two patterns of diet (a control diet and an intervention diet high in fruits, vegetables, and low fat dairy products and low in fat) on blood pressure in individuals with higher than optimal blood pressure or with Stage 1 hypertension.. DASH - Sodium built on and extended the results of the NHLBI-initiated Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) study.

Condition Intervention Phase
Cardiovascular Diseases Heart Diseases Hypertension Vascular Diseases Behavioral: diet, fat-restricted Behavioral: diet, sodium-restricted Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Primary Purpose: Prevention

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

Study Start Date: February 1997
Study Completion Date: July 2002
Primary Completion Date: July 2002 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   22 Years to 100 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
Healthy adult men and women, ages 22 and older, who had a diastolic blood pressure of 80 to 95 mm Hg and a systolic blood pressure less than 160 mm Hg.
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Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Investigators
OverallOfficial: William Vollmer Kaiser Foundation Research Institute
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Publications:

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000608     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 111
U01HL057139 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Submitted: October 27, 1999
First Posted: October 28, 1999
Last Update Posted: July 29, 2016
Last Verified: January 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Vascular Diseases