Blood pressure change with age in salt-sensitive teenagers.

@article{Ye2004BloodPC,
  title={Blood pressure change with age in salt-sensitive teenagers.},
  author={Tao Ye and Zhi-quan Liu and Jianjun Mu and Xi-han Fu and Jun Yang and Bao-lin Gao and Xiao-hong Zhang},
  journal={Chinese medical sciences journal = Chung-kuo i hsueh k'o hsueh tsa chih},
  year={2004},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={248-51}
}
OBJECTIVE To observe blood pressure change with age in salt-sensitive teenagers whose salt sensitivity were determined by repeated testing. METHODS Salt sensitivity was determined through intravenous infusion of normal saline combined with volume-depletion by oral diuretic furosemide in 55 teenagers. After five years, salt sensitivity was re-examined and subject blood pressure was followed up. Blood pressure changes in salt-sensitive teenagers were compared to that of non-salt sensitive… CONTINUE READING