TITLE

More Salt, Fewer Deaths in Diabetes: Who Would Have Thunk It?

AUTHOR(S)
Kuritzky, Louis
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;4/29/2011 Supplement, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the association between salt intake and mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes wherein increased salt intake may decrease the risk of death among diabetic patients but is detrimental to hypertensive diabetics.
ACCESSION #
60823552

 

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