Dietary-sodium-induced cardiac remodeling in spontaneously hypertensive rat versus Wistar-Kyoto rat.

@article{Leenen1998DietarysodiuminducedCR,
  title={Dietary-sodium-induced cardiac remodeling in spontaneously hypertensive rat versus Wistar-Kyoto rat.},
  author={Frans H H Leenen and Baoxue Yuan},
  journal={Journal of hypertension},
  year={1998},
  volume={16 6},
  pages={885-92}
}
OBJECTIVE To study the effects of short-term and long-term high sodium intake on cardiac mass and design in sodium-sensitive spontaneously hypertensive rats versus sodium-resistant Wistar-Kyoto rats. METHODS Young spontaneously hypertensive rats and Wistar-Kyoto rats were randomly allocated to control diet, 2 or 8% dietary sodium for 2-12 weeks and… CONTINUE READING