Hypertensive African American women and the DASH diet

Academic Article


  • This integrative review identifi es barriers to implementing the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet in hypertensive African American women. Databases were searched for original research published between 1999 and 2009. Barriers included clinicians' low adherence to nutritional counseling and patients' lack of knowledge regarding nutrition and the consequences of hypertension. Copyright ©2012 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
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  • Nurse Practitioner  Journal
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    Author List

  • Spencer A; Jablonski R; Loeb SJ
  • Start Page

  • 41
  • End Page

  • 46
  • Volume

  • 37
  • Issue

  • 2