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United Kingdom - Scotland Survey of 24 Hour Urinary Sodium Excretion 2009-2010

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
A survey of 24 hour urinary sodium excretion in a representative sample of the Scottish population as a measure of salt intake
Geography 
Scotland
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2009 - 02/2010
Data type
Survey:
  • Household
  • Interview
Summary 

The study used very similar protocols and procedures to the 2006 study. Trained nurses visited participating households at least twice. In total, 941 samples were collected from eligible participants; 937 urine samples were processed by the laboratory, of which were 702 useable.

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Citation
Suggested citation 
Scottish Centre for Social Research (ScotCen). United Kingdom - Scotland Survey of 24 Hour Urinary Sodium Excretion 2009-2010.