Table 4.

Variables associated with increased likelihood of return from MA to NA in type 2 diabetes

Variable (in Alphabetical Order)ReferenceMean Value for Patients Who Still Had MAMean Value for Patients Who Returned to NAThresholdOR
AER (mg/24 h)(34)7556NP2.27 (reduce log AER in half)
HbA1c (%)(34)NPNPNP1.48 per % increase during follow-up
(35)7.57.5<6.95%3.0
SBP (mmHg)(35)136138<1292.7
Start antihypertensive treatment (during follow-up)(34)Present2.32
Start RAS blockade (during follow-up)(35)Present1.9
(34)Present2.94