Table 2

Change in cardiovascular risk factors from baseline to end of follow-up period by CKD status*

Characteristic

CKD

(N = 159)

Non-CKD

(N = 1088)

P Value


Systolic blood pressure, mean (SD) (mm Hg)

-2.4 (22.9)

3.2 (21.2)

0.01


Diastolic blood pressure, mean(SD) (mm Hg)

-2.9 (13.2)

0.36 (11.6)

< 0.001


Total cholesterol, mean (SD) (mg/dL)

-55.9 (50.5)

-54.7 (43.8)

0.7


LDL cholesterol, mean (SD) (mg/dL)

-44.3 (39.9)

-46.3 (37.1)

0.6


HDL cholesterol, mean (SD) (mg/dL)

0.22 (11.7)

0.94 (9.9)

0.5


Triglycerides, mean (SD) (mg/dL)

-37.5 (114.4)

-47.4 (120.2)

0.4


*CKD indicates chronic kidney disease

Bansal et al. BMC Nephrology 2011 12:44   doi:10.1186/1471-2369-12-44

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