Table 1

Clinical characteristics of participants at enrollment
Parameters Patients (N = 270)
Age (yr) 43.1 ± 9.6
Male 126 (46.7%)
Age at diagnosis (yr) 34.9 ± 9.5
Hypertension 208 (77.0%)
Duration of hypertension (yr) 7 (4–11)
Number of BP medication 2 (Min. 1, Max. 4)
Mean systolic/diastolic BP (mmHg) 130.2 ± 11.4/81.2 ± 8.3
Family history of ESRD 112 (41.5%)
Total kidney volume (mL) 1014 (Min 211, Max. 5324)
Hemoglobin (g/dL) 13.5 ± 1.53
Creatinine (mg/dL) 0.9 ± 0.3
IDMS-MDRD GFR (mL/min/1.73 m2) 85.0 ± 24.7
CKD-EPI GFR (mL/min/1.73 m2) 91.9 ± 23.3
Random urine microalbumin-to-creatinine ratio (mg/g) 51.4 ± 105.8

Data are expressed as numbers (percentages), mean ± SD, or median (Min., Max.). BP, blood pressure; CVA, cerebrovascular accident; ESRD, end-stage renal disease.

Park et al.

Park et al. BMC Nephrology 2012 13:93   doi:10.1186/1471-2369-13-93

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