PhenX Logo
please waitPlease Wait...
PhenX Logo
My Toolkit
Log In
Register

Review Measure

Essential Measures are only those items that are critical to the collection of the Measure or are necessary for the interpretation of results. Essential Measures are integral to the Measure. Without such information the data collected would be incomplete and/or misleading.
An additional PhenX Measure that the user may find helpful based on the selection of a particular PhenX Measure. Related PhenX Measures can include additional Measures that are needed to calculate a Derived Variable (e.g., Weight and Height are needed to calculate BMI), Measures that are commonly used in presentations and publications to present the value of the chosen Measures (e.g., Height and Weight by Race and Ethnicity), Measures that are conceptually related to the chosen Measure (e.g., Current Educational Attainment is conceptually related to Annual Family Income and Arm Span is conceptually related to Height), Measures that are physiologically and/or biologically related to the chosen Measure (e.g., Stroke and Heart Disease). Related PhenX Measures are suggestions only.
The Collections are an alternative to the research domains for browsing the PhenX Measures. Measures that are related by a specific topic are grouped together.

Browse » Domains » Nutrition and Dietary Supplements » Sodium

Browse Previous Measure
Measure: Sodium   #051400

Definition:

A bioassay to assess concentration (nanograms per milliliter) of urinary sodium.

Purpose:

Sodium is an essential element for the regulation of blood volume and blood pressure. Excess sodium intake elevates blood pressure. High blood pressure is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Approximately 50% of daily sodium intake is excreted in the subsequent 18-31 hours.

Protocols:

Essential Measures

Current Age
Related Measures

Total Dietary Intake

Keywords:

Nutrition and Dietary supplements, WHO, PAHO

Measure Release Date: October 1, 2015

* Adding this measure to My Toolkit will add all protocols associated with this measure.

« Back To Measures List


Site maintained by RTI International Home   |   Browse   |   Search   |   My Toolkit   |   Feedback Release: November 28, 2017, Ver 22.0