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Table 3 Comparison of remission rate of proteinuria and hematuria between the ISP and CSP groups

From: Comparison of two protocols for steroid pulse therapy in patients with IgA nephropathy: a retrospective observational study

  All patients
(ISP: N = 32, CSP: N = 157)
Patients after propensity score matching
(ISP: N = 32, CSP: N = 32)
Remission of hematuria Remission of proteinuria Remission of hematuria Remission of proteinuria
ISP
(n [%])
CSP
(n [%])
P ISP
(n [%])
CSP
(n [%])
P ISP
(n [%])
CSP
(n [%])
P ISP
(n [%])
CSP
(n [%])
P
2 months 17 (53.1) 81 (51.6) 0.75 13 (40.6) 94 (59.9)  < 0.05 17 (53.1) 19 (59.4) 0.74 13 (40.6) 22 (68.8)  < 0.05
12 months 26 (81.3) 133 (84.7) 0.81 23 (71.9) 123 (78.3) 0.21 26 (81.3) 29 (90.6) 0.27 23 (71.9) 26 (81.3) 0.16