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Table 3 Characteristics of patients with and without renal insufficiency (eGFR MDRD < 60 ml/min/1.73 m2)

From: Estimation of renal function in adult outpatients with normal serum creatinine

 eGFR < 60 ml/min/1.73 m2eGFR ≥ 60 ml/min/1.73 m2
Age above 60 yearsb, %68.823.3
Female sexb, %90.644.2
Education: < High schoola, %87.569.1
Family history, %
 Kidney diseaseb28.18.4
 HTN, DM or CVDb50.019.4
Medical history, n (%)  
 Hypertensiona43.819.6
 Diabetes mellitus31.219.1
 Cardiovascular disease9.47.6
 HIV6.27.1
Current smoker9.45.2
Antihypertensive drug intakeb, %40.613.6
Systolic BP (mm Hg)b134.1 ± 11.60123.2 ± 11.56
Diastolic BP (mm Hg)b85.6 ± 8.5178.7 ± 9.52
Hypertensionb, n (%)65.627.5
BMI (kg/m2)a22.87 ± 3.021.73 ± 2.5
Serum creatinine (mg/dl)b1.34 ± 0.070.84 ± 0.23
eGFR (ml/min/1.73 m2)b52.34 ± 2.65122.19 ± 40.91
  1. HTN hypertension, DM diabetes mellitus, CVD cardiovascular disease, BP blood pressure, BMI body mass index, eGFR estimated glomerular filtration rate
  2. aDifferences or associations significant at P < 0.05
  3. bDifferences or associations significant at P < 0.001
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