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LOCATION: RAH - Robbins Learning Centre
"Salt in Hypertension and CKD: What is too little and what is too much?"
Branko Braam, MD, PhD, FASN, Professor, Division of Nephrology, University of Alberta
1. Review epidemiological background of the salt paradox.
2. Learn about the consequences of low salt intake for healthy subjects.
3. Learn about the evidence of dietary salt restriction in HTN and CKD to improve outcome.
4. Discuss consequences of the recent ideas about salt distribution and glycocalyx.