Table 1.

Baseline clinical characteristics of the study cohort according to remission

VariableAllRemissionP
CompletePartialNo remission
Number, n (%)55 (100)24 (44)18 (33)13 (24)
Men, n (%)38 (69)15 (63)12 (67)11 (85)0.37
Age, y (IQR)53.0 (38–64)52.5 (33.3–66.8)49.5 (32.0–59.5)57 (39–65)0.43
Proteinuria, g/24 h (IQR)7.6 (4.5–11.2)6.3 (3.7–8.6)8.0 (4.5–13.3)8.8 (6.8–12.5)0.16
Creatinine, mg/dl (IQR)1.0 (0.8–1.3)0.9 (0.8–1.2)0.9 (0.0–1.3)1.2 (1.0–2.1)0.05a
eGFR, ml/min (IQR)81 (5–99)86 (73–110)87 (80–110)67 (30–86)0.19
SBP, mm Hg (IQR)130 (111–140)130 (110–142)125 (116–148)120 (100–143)0.59
DBP, mm Hg (IQR)80 (70–90)80 (70–90)80 (70–90)75 (60–83)0.52
  • Values are expressed as median (IQR) or n (%). IQR, interquartile range; SBP, systolic BP; DBP, diastolic BP.

  • a Significant difference between complete remission and no remission groups (P=0.01, Mann–Whitney test).