Table 5.

OR of developing CKD (eGFR <60 ml/min per 1.73 m2) over 9 years of follow-up by individual metabolic syndrome traits

Metabolic Syndrome TraitCKD (n [%])OR (95% CI)
Trait AbsentTrait PresentUnadjustedAge, Gender, and Race Adjusted
Abdominal obesity336 (6%)355 (8%)1.27 (1.09 to 1.48)1.18 (1.00 to 1.40)
Elevated triglycerides471 (6%)220 (9%)1.48 (1.25 to 1.74)1.34 (1.12 to 1.59)
Low HDL421 (6%)270 (8%)1.19 (1.02 to 1.40)1.27 (1.08 to 1.49)
Hypertension370 (5%)319 (11%)2.19 (1.87 to 1.56)1.99 (1.69 to 2.35)
Impaired fasting glucose603 (7%)88 (8%)1.17 (0.93 to 1.48)1.11 (0.87 to 1.40)