The lack of benefit of modest sodium restriction in the institutionalized elderly.

@article{Hadler1984TheLO,
  title={The lack of benefit of modest sodium restriction in the institutionalized elderly.},
  author={M H Hadler},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={1984},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={235-6}
}
  • M H Hadler
  • Published 1984 in Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Modest restriction of sodium intake is commonly prescribed in hypertensive or fluid-retaining states in the elderly. In recent years this intervention is generally adjunctive to pharmacologic therapy. Its utility was tested by comparison of baseline serum urea nitrogen (BUN) and creatinine levels, weight, and mean blood pressure with these determinations… CONTINUE READING