International Journal of Nephrology / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Clinical Study

Prognostic Value of Serum Uric Acid in Patients on the Waiting List before and after Renal Transplantation

Table 1

Main characteristics of hemodialysis patients on the waiting list for renal transplantation.

Total  
(1020)
Uric acid < 428¥
(838)
Uric acid ≥ 428¥
(182)

Age (years)53.7 ± 11.154.1 ± 11.352.3 ± 9.9
Sex (males) (%)58.9 59.3 65.4
Race (Caucasians) (%)71.571.571.4
Body mass index (kg/m2)25.5 ± 4.825.2 ± 4.627.1 ± 4.6
Diabetes mellitus (%)39.641.737.9
Dyslipidemia (%)35.634.141.1
Smoking (%)24.425.024.8
Hypertension (%)80.779.182.4
Associated CVD (%)38.139.734.8
C-reactive protein > 5 mg/L (%)56.556.057.9
Uric acid¥ (mean) 346 ± 104310 ± 63511 ± 89

mmol/L; .

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