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Table 3 Differences in rates of decline in eGFR (mL·min-1·1.73 m- 2·yr-1, mean ± standard error) between genders and between groups

From: Gender differences in age-related decline in glomerular filtration rates in healthy people and chronic kidney disease patients

  Health group (n = 4569) Risk group (n = 7434) CKD group (n = 1573)
  Male
(n = 1311)
Female
(n = 3258)
Male
(n = 3338)
Female
(n = 4096)
Male
(n = 676)
Female
(n = 897)
Unadjusted rates of decline in eGFR 0.51 ± 0.04* 0.75 ± 0.03 0.53 ± 0.02* 0.67 ± 0.02 0.89 ± 0.06 0.88 ± 0.06
Covariate-adjusted rates of decline in eGFR 0.52 ± 0.04* 0.75 ± 0.04 0.62 ± 0.03* 0.71 ± 0.03 0.94 ± 0.06 0.90 ± 0.08
Covariate-adjusted rates of decline in eGFR (referenced to healthy group) - - 0.10 ± 0.05& -0.03 ± 0.04 0.44 ± 0.06& 0.15 ± 0.06&
Gender difference in covariate-adjusted rates of decline in eGFR (referenced to healthy group) - 0.10 ± 0.06 0.29 ± 0.09#
  1. *: Compared to women in the same health status group, p < 0.05
  2. &: Compared to healthy group in the same gender, p < 0.05
  3. #: p < 0.05
  4. : Controlled for age, blood pressure, fasting glucose level, serum lipid level, education level, and smoking frequency