DASH Trial

Summary: Evaluated the DASH diet versus typical American diet in patients with hypertension. The primary endpoint of diastolic blood pressure reduction was reduced in the DASH diet group. A combined diet was also used which also reduced diastolic blood pressure.

Original Publication:

N Engl J Med. 1997 Apr 17;336(16):1117-24.

Eponym: Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension Trial