The effect of potassium supplementation on blood pressure in hypertensive subjects: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{Filippini2017TheEO,
  title={The effect of potassium supplementation on blood pressure in hypertensive subjects: A systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={T. Filippini and F. Violi and R. D'amico and M. Vinceti},
  journal={International journal of cardiology},
  year={2017},
  volume={230},
  pages={
          127-135
        }
}
  • T. Filippini, F. Violi, +1 author M. Vinceti
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • International journal of cardiology
  • BACKGROUND Several intervention studies have investigated the relation between potassium intake and blood-pressure, particularly in hypertensive subjects. However, uncertainties still exist about the existence and the amount of such an effect, and about the role of some potential effect-modifiers, including the baseline potassium intake and geographical area. METHODS We carried out a systematic review of the evidence concerning such relation in hypertensive subjects, performing a meta… CONTINUE READING
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