China Salt Substitute and Stroke Study "SSaSS"

Active, not recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

The study is a large scale cluster randomised trial to evaluate the effects of sodium reduction based upon the use of salt substitute on the risk of stroke defined as the occurrence of stroke and stroke deaths. The corresponding null hypothesis that will be tested is that sodium reduction will have no effect upon stroke risk. The secondary objectives are to determine effects of sodium reduction on major vascular...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 1 August 2016.

1 Mar 2014 12 Mar 2014 1 Dec 2019 1 Dec 2019 1 Jun 2015 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Prevention
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


  • Bruce C Neal, PhD

  • Nicole Y Li, PhD