Table 1: Baseline clin1ical characteristics of patients who completed the study.

UC groupIC groupP value

2219
Age (years) 61.3 (9.8)59.1 (15.6)0.6
Men (%)59790.2
BMI (kg/m2)26.5 (3.5)26.4 (4.1)0.7
Previous transplant (%)33160.4
Time on dialysis (months) 50 (48)50 (45)0.6
Dialysis time (hours/week)11.4 (0.9)11.7 (0.5)0.3
Calcium dialysate (mmol/L)1.59 (0.91)1.53 (0.84)0.8
iPTH baseline 419 (275; 548) 417 (352; 622)0.5
Cinacalcet dose (mg/d)31.6 (13.4)42.0 (20.8)0.1
Cinacalcet taking adherence93.7 (3.3)84.4 (5.4)0.1
PO4-chelators ( )1.1 (0.6)1.2 (1.2)0.7
Active Vit. D3 (calcitriol) (mcg/week)1 (0.3)
1.3 (0.5)
0.7
Active Vit. D3 (paricalcitol) (mcg/week)0
6 (3)
<0.05
Inactive Vit. D3 (UI/week)2179 (4078)1597 (3351)0.5

Values are expressed as mean (standard deviations) or median (25th; 75th percentile) as appropriate.