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He FJ, Campbell NRC, Ma Y, MacGregor GA, Cogswell ME, Cook NRC. (2018) Errors in estimating usual sodium intake by the Kawasaki formula alter its relationship with mortality ─ Implications for public health. Int J Epidemiol 2018.

He FJ, MacGregor GA. (2018) Role of salt intake in prevention of cardiovascular disease: controversies and challenges. Nature Reviews: Cardiology.


He FJ, MacGregor GA(2016). Hypertension: Salt: flawed research should not divert actions to reduce intake. Nat Rev Nephrol 12, (9) 514-515. 10.1038/nrneph.2016.97


He FJ, Ivkovi¿ V, Jelakovi¿ B et al.(2015). Estimation of sodium excretion should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler: misleading papers and editorial on spot urines. J Hypertens 33, (4) 884-886. 10.1097/HJH.0000000000000548

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