International Journal of Nephrology / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Clinical Study

Association of the Cardioankle Vascular Index and Ankle-Brachial Index with Carotid Artery Intima Media Thickness in Hemodialysis Patients

Table 2

Comparison of arteriosclerosis markers between hemodialysis patients with or without type 2 diabetes according to ABI levels.

All patients Patients (ABI ≥ 0.95)
VariablesPatients with type 2 diabetesPatients without type 2 diabetes Patients with type 2 diabetesPatients without type 2 diabetes
( )( )( )( )

CA-IMT0.98 (0.84, 1.18)0.73 (0.53, 0.92)<0.0010.93 (0.80, 1.09)0.64 (0.50, 0.85)<0.001
CAVI9.5 (8.6, 10.3)8.8 (7.7, 9.6)<0.0019.7 (8.6, 10.5)8.8 (7.8, 9.6)<0.001
ABI0.99 (0.89, 1.12)1.05 (0.97, 1.14)0.0021.10 (1.00, 1.14)1.10 (1.02, 1.17)0.27

Data are expressed as median (25th percentiles, 75th percentiles).
Abbreviations used in this table are the same as in Table 1.