Sodium and health-concordance and controversy

BMJ. 2020 Jun 26:369:m2440. doi: 10.1136/bmj.m2440.


Nancy Cook and colleagues describe the sources of agreement and disagreement about the health effects of sodium and how they might be resolved

MeSH terms

  • Blood Pressure / physiology*
  • Diet Surveys
  • Diet* / adverse effects
  • Feeding Behavior
  • Humans
  • Nutrition Policy
  • Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
  • Nutritional Requirements
  • Sodium, Dietary / urine*
  • Urinalysis


  • Sodium, Dietary