Table 3: Correlations between NEP, ET-1, and NFκB expression.

VariablesNEPHR [95% CI]
LowHigh
(%) (%)

ET-1
 Low3310.016 [0.003–0.071]<0.001
 High315
NFκB
 Low10330.012 [0.001–0.097]<0.001
 High261

number of patients; HR: hazard ratio; CI: confidence interval; statistical value.