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Table 4 Multivariable linear regression analysis for Change in eGFR and uPCR at 24 months

From: The effects of add-on corticosteroids on renal outcomes in patients with biopsy proven HIV associated nephropathy: a single centre study from South Africa

  Δ in eGFR (ml/min/1.73m2) at 24 months Δ in UPCR (gm/mmol) (at 24 months
β Coefficient (95%CI) P = value β Coefficient (95% CI) P = value
On steroids 18.63 [−2.26–39.52] 0.078 0.09 [−0.19–0.37] 0.525
Baseline eGFR −0.16 [− 0.47–0.16] 0.317 0.00 [− 0.00–0.01] 0.695
Age 0.37 [− 0.59–1.33] 0.435 0.01 [0.00–0.03] 0.031
ACE inhibition −2.63 [− 23.48–18.21] 0.798 − 0.08 [− 0.36–0.20] 0.574
Sex, female −9.67 [− 29.06–9.71] 0.316 0.11 [− 0.15–0.37] 0.384
  1. Estimated glomerular filtration rate [eGFR], urine protein creatinine ratio [uPCR], angiotensin converting enzyme [ACE], confidence interval [CI]