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Research Article

Usefulness of Multidetector Row Computed Tomography for Predicting Cardiac Events in Asymptomatic Chronic Kidney Disease Patients at the Initiation of Renal Replacement Therapy

Table 1

Baseline characteristics and biochemical data.

All patients ( )

Age (years) (24–80)
Sex (male : female)46 : 28
Diabetes mellitus, (%)38 (51.4)
SBP (mmHg) (100–195)
DBP (mmHg) (50–120)

Hb (g/dL) (4.0–13.1)
Calcium (mg/dL) (5.5–12.3)
Phosphate (mg/dL) (1.8–11.2)
iPTH (pg/mL) (5.7–534.9)
hsCRP (mg/L) (0.15–130.0)
Albumin (g/dL) (2.2–4.6)
Total cholesterol (mg/dL) (77–439)
HDL-C (mg/dL) (20.0–71.0)
LDL-C (mg/dL) (35.8–314.8)
Triglyceride (mg/dL) (39–351)
Free fatty acid (uEq/L) (22–971)
Lipoprotein(a) (mg/dL) (0.7–299)
Fibrinogen (mg/dL) (264–958)
PAI-1 (6.7–51.3)
Homocysteine (umol/L) (5.4–124.4)

EF (%) (28–78)
LVMI (13.7–78.1)

CACS (0–1644)

Cause of ESRD, (%)
 DM nephropathy41 (55.4%)
 Hypertensive nephropathy19 (25.6%)
 Chronic Glomerulonephritis8 (10.8%)

All values are expressed as mean ± SD; SBP: systolic blood pressure; DBP: diastolic blood pressure; Hb: hemoglobin; iPTH: intact parathyroid intact hormone; hsCRP: high sensitivity C-reactive protein; HDL: high density lipoprotein; LDL: low density lipoprotein; PAI-1: plasminogen activator inhibitor-1; EF: ejection fraction; LVMI: left ventricular mass index; CACS: coronary artery calcium score.

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