The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) Eating Pattern in Special Populations
Current Hypertension Reports, 08/17/2012
Tyson CC et al. – Modifications to the DASH diet may be necessary to facilitate its use in patients with chronic heart failure, uncontrolled diabetes mellitus type II, lactose intolerance, and celiac disease. In general, the DASH diet can be adopted by most patient populations and initiated simultaneously with medication therapy and other lifestyle interventions.