Hypertensive African American women and the DASH diet

Anniece Spencer, Rita Jablonski, Susan J. Loeb

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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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)41-46
Number of pages6
JournalNurse Practitioner
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 12 2012

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nursing(all)


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