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Reduced salt intake compared to normal dietary salt, or high intake, in pregnancy

  1. Lelia Duley1,*,
  2. David J Henderson-Smart2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 26 JUL 1999

Assessed as up-to-date: 10 MAY 1999

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001687


How to Cite

Duley L, Henderson-Smart DJ. Reduced salt intake compared to normal dietary salt, or high intake, in pregnancy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 1999, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD001687. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001687.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Leeds, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK

  2. 2

    Queen Elizabeth II Research Institute, NSW Centre for Perinatal Health Services Research, Sydney, NSW, Australia

*Lelia Duley, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Leeds, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Bradford Institute of Health Research, Temple Bank House, Duckworth Lane, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD9 6RJ, UK. l.duley@leeds.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 26 JUL 1999

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Netherlands 1997 {published data only}
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Netherlands 1998 {published data only}

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Australia 1986a {published data only}
Australia 1986b {published data only}
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UK 1958 {published data only}
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USA 1961 {published data only}

Additional references

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  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Green 1989
  • Green J. Diet and the prevention of pre-eclampsia. In: Chalmers I, Enkin MW, Keirse MJNC editor(s). Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989:281-300.

References to other published versions of this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Duley 1995
  • Duley L. Low vs high salt intake in pregnancy.. Keirse MJNC, Renfrew MJ, Neilson JP, Crowther C (eds.) Pregnancy and Childbirth Module. In: The Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Database. 1995, Issue 2.