The Scientific World Journal / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Anthropometric and Biochemical Profile of Children and Adolescents with Chronic Kidney Disease in a Predialysis Pediatric Interdisciplinary Program

Table 1

Clinical and laboratory data at admission and at last follow-up visit.

VariablesAt admissionAt last follow-up visit values

GFR* (mL/min/1.73 m2) 38.2 ± 15.628.3 ± 21.8<0.001
Albumin (g/dL)3.97 ± 0.804.00 ± 0.730.552
Hemoglobin (g/dL)11.10 ± 2.1311.04 ± 2.360.783
Potassium (mEq/L)4.76 ± 0.734.82 ± 0.800.460
Calcium (mg/dL)9.37 ± 1.039.29 ± 0.950.422
Phosphorus (mg/dL)5.22 ± 1.204.99 ± 1.240.089
Serum bicarbonate (mEq/L)19.59 ± 4.7722.00 ± 4.42<0.001

GFR: glomerular filtration rate estimated by the formula of Schwartz et al. [14].