Table 3.

Predialysis plasma complement factor D concentrationsa

Time (wk)Hemodiafiltration (n = 24)High-Flux Hemodialysis (n = 21)
aPretreatment concentrations decreased significantly during the study (P < 0.001). The decrease was significantly greater for the hemodiafiltration group than for the high-flux hemodialysis group (P = 0.010).
010.4 ± 0.59.5 ± 0.6
289.2 ± 0.58.6 ± 0.5
467.1 ± 0.49.1 ± 0.7
528.0 ± 0.68.2 ± 0.6