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Table 3 Racial difference (Black vs. White) in eGFR distribution and odds ratio in cumulative logistic model

From: The MDRD equation underestimates the prevalence of CKD among blacks and overestimates the prevalence of CKD among whites compared to the CKD-EPI equation: a retrospective cohort study

eGFR Category CKD-EPI method MDRD method
  Adjusted OR Adjusted OR
≤ 89 Vs. ≥ 90 0.629 (0.595 to 0.665) 0.404 (0.382 to 0.427)
≤ 59 Vs. ≥ 60 1.057 (0.981 to 1.139) 0.669 (0.623 to 0.72)
≤ 44 Vs. ≥ 45 1.238 (1.114 to 1.376) 1.061 (0.951 to 1.184)
≤ 29 Vs. ≥ 30 1.616 (1.378 to 1.895) 1.498 (1.267 to 1.771)
< 15 Vs. ≥ 15 3.171 (2.458 to 4.09) 3.062 (2.35 to 3.989)