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Table 3 Multivariable linear regression model of flow mediated dilation in kidney transplant recipients

From: Long term evolution of endothelial function during kidney transplantation

Covariate Effect S.E. 95 % CIa P
Predictors of FMD
Age at transplant −0.06 0.58 −1.20, 1.08 0.038
Race (reference: white) −0.94 0.87 −2.63, 0.76 0.382
Sex (reference: males) 1.71 0.79 0.15, 3.26 0.031
Diabetes −1.27 0.75 −2.74, 0.20 0.091
Cardiovascular Diseaseb −0.87 0.76 −2.35, 0.62 0.252
Pack Years −0.44 0.47 −1.36, 0.48 0.150
Glomerular filtration rate −0.47 0.43 −1.32, 0.37 0.362
Mean arterial pressure −0.42 0.39 −1.19, 0.34 0.976
Time on dialysis −0.45 0.8 −2.01, 1.1 0.984
FMD 1 month -- > 12 months −0.66 0.59 −1.81. 0.49 0.262
FMD 1 month -- > 24 months −0.25 0.77 −1.76, 1.26 0.746
FMD 12 months -- > 24 months 0.41 0.81 −1.19, 2.01 0.614
  1. a95% Confidence Interval: Lower bound, Upper bound
  2. bCardiovascular disease includes coronary artery disease, myocardial infarction, coronary artery bypass grafting, percutaneous coronary intervention, congestive heart failure, arrhythmia, stroke, and peripheral vascular disease