Table 1.

Baseline characteristics of the study cohort (n = 32)a

Age (yr)53 ± 12
Gender (male/female)22/10
Weight (kg)91 ± 16
Height (cm)173 ± 8
Body mass index (kg/m2)30.4 ± 4.9
Body surface area (m2)2.04 ± 0.19
Systolic BP (mmHg)136 ± 15
Diastolic BP (mmHg)84 ± 8
Serum creatinine (mg/dl)1.29 ± 0.61
Creatinine clearance (ml/min)101 ± 54
Proteinuria (g/d)2.35 (1.87 to 2.94)
Urinary sodium excretion (mmol/d)255 ± 108
Total cholesterol (mg/dl)214 ± 39
LDL cholesterol (mg/dl)128 ± 34
HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)50 ± 14
Triglycerides (mg/dl)195 (149 to 254)
Serum glucose (mg/dl)106 ± 34
  • a Data are expressed as mean ± SD except for proteinuria (geometric mean [95% confidence interval]).