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2010 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Systematic Reviews

Systematic Review Question

What is the relationship between the intake of vegetable protein and blood pressure among adults without hypertension?

Conclusion Statement

Moderate evidence from both cohort and cross-sectional studies show that intake of vegetable protein is generally linked to lower blood pressure.

2010 DGAC Grade: Moderate

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201 DGAC Protein Subcommittee

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