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Salt reduction as a public health target - new paper in NEJM

30 November 2011

January 2010

(USA) A new paper by Bibbins-Domingo et al published in the New England Journal of Medicine makes for a further compelling case for salt reduction throughout the world. The paper emphasises the enormous public health benefits, and medical cost reductions, of salt reduction on cardiovascular disease.


Paper in New England Journal of Medicine [PDF 237KB] [PDF 237 KB]
Accompanying editorial from L. Appel [PDF 177KB] [PDF 177 KB]

See: Article in the European Society of Cardiology



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