Clinical Trial

The Natriuretic Peptide System in African-Americans.

Study Description

The Natriuretic Peptide System in African-Americans.

This study aims to assess the natriuretic peptide response to dietary salt loading in African-American individuals compared with white individuals.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Dietary Supplement - Low-Salt Diet

The low-salt diet (7 days) will consist of meals, snacks and water provided by Vanderbilt's metabolic kitchen.

Dietary Supplement - High-Salt Diet

The high-salt diet (7 days) consists of each subjects usual diet, supplemented each day with 2 bullion broth packets, which will be provided to the subject by the study staff.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

The Natriuretic Peptide System in African-Americans.

Clinical Trial ID

NCT02730780

ParticipAid ID

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