hrp0084p1-146 | Miscelleaneous | ESPE2015
Ruys Charlotte A
, Lafeber Harrie N
, Rotteveel Joost
, Finken Martijn J J
Background: Preterm birth is associated with hypertension and increased fat contents in later life. Salt sensitivity (SS) could be a mechanism underlying this relationship. In adults SS has been recognised as a cause of hypertension that is related to low birth weight and obesity.Objective and hypotheses: We studied the prevalence of SS in 78-year old children born <32 weeks of gestation and/or with a birth weight <1500 g as well as its rel...