Comparison of a salt check sheet with 24-h urinary salt excretion measurement in local residents

  title={Comparison of a salt check sheet with 24-h urinary salt excretion measurement in local residents},
  author={Kenichiro Yasutake and Emiko Miyoshi and Tomomi Kajiyama and Yoko Umeki and Yukiko Misumi and Noriko Horita and Yusuke Murata and Kenji Ohe and Munechika Enjoji and Takuya Tsuchihashi},
  journal={Hypertension Research},
  • Kenichiro Yasutake, Emiko Miyoshi, +7 authors Takuya Tsuchihashi
  • Published in Hypertension Research 2016
  • Medicine
  • The salt check sheet developed by Tsuchihashi et al. is widely used in general practice to assess salt intake and the associated diets. However, its appropriateness for the general population has not been assessed alongside 24-h urinary salt excretion monitoring. Therefore, in local residents, we analyzed the correlation between check-sheet scores and 24-h urinary salt excretion levels to determine the appropriateness of the check sheet. We asked 176 local residents to complete the salt check… CONTINUE READING

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