Table 1

Characteristics of stage 3 and 4 CKD patients in a network of primary care practices and association with CKD documentation
Total CKD on problem list CKD not on problem list P value
(N = 3149) (N = 488) (N = 2661)
Patient characteristics
Age, mean (SD) 73.6 (12.1) 73.9 (12.7) 73.6 (11.9) P = 0.62
Female gender, N (%) 223 (64%) 229 (47%) 1809 (68%) P < 0.0001
eGFR, mean (SD) 45.9 (9.98) 37.6 (10.1) 47.5 (9.2) P < 0.0001
Race/Ethnicity, N (%) P = 0.004
  White 2064 (67%) 288 (60%) 1776 (68%)
  Black 723 (23%) 138 (29%) 585 (22%)
  Hispanic 260 (8.4%) 49 (10%) 211 (8%)
  Asian 45 (1.5%) 8 (1.7%) 37 (1.5%)
Diabetes 866 (28%) 196 (40%) 670 (25%)
Hypertension 2118 (67%) 384 (79%) 1734 (65%)

Samal et al.

Samal et al. BMC Nephrology 2014 15:70   doi:10.1186/1471-2369-15-70

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