Cardiovascular disease deaths and high sodium consumption in Shandong province and China: a modelling analysis

The Lancet 386:S80 (2015)

Background Sodium intake and the prevalence of increased blood pressure are high in China, especially in northern China, including Shandong province where the Shandong-Ministry of Health Action on Sodium and Hypertension (SMASH) is currently underway. The aim of this study is to estimate the benefit of mortality from sodium reduction for both Shandong province and China.

DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00661-3