Urinary sodium and potassium in a sample of healthy adults in Sydney, Australia.

@article{Notowidjojo1993UrinarySA,
  title={Urinary sodium and potassium in a sample of healthy adults in Sydney, Australia.},
  author={L Notowidjojo and A. Stewart Truswell},
  journal={Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={1993},
  volume={2 1},
  pages={25-33}
}
Australia has had an official guideline for the last ten years, that people should aim to consume less than 100 mmol sodium per day (equivalent to 6.0 g NaCl). The only practical way of estimating sodium intake is from the 24-h urinary sodium excretion. Between 1970 and 1980 average sodium excretions in different Australian surveys ranged from 130 to 200… CONTINUE READING