Table 8.

Associations of UACR (in quartiles) and arterial wall properties: Adjusted analysesa

ModelCCABAFA
β95% CIPβ95% CIPβ95% CIP
Diameter
    gender/age/GTS0.1340.067 to 0.199<0.0010.0450.002 to 0.0880.04−0.085−0.198 to 0.0280.14
    2 + MAP0.0930.027 to 0.1560.0040.033−0.011 to 0.0770.16−0.097−0.213 to 0.0200.10
    2 + eGFR0.1060.040 to 0.1720.0020.045−0.004 to 0.0900.05−0.064−0.182 to 0.0550.29
    3 + RR0.1010.036 to 0.1660.0020.043−0.003 to 0.0880.06−0.064−0.182 to 0.0540.29
    3 + CVD0.1110.044 to 0.1780.0010.0490.003 to 0.0950.04−0.074−0.194 to 0.0470.23
PP
    gender/age/GTS1.1130.572 to 2.6530.0021.7500.862 to 2.637<0.0011.4440.278 to 2.6090.02
    2 + MAP0.168−0.745 to 1.0600.710.355−0.342 to 1.0520.31−0.331−1.368 to 0.7000.53
    2 + eGFR0.047−0.873 to 0.9670.920.259−0.461 to 0.9710.48−0.251−1.325 to 0.8230.65
    3 + RR0.002−0.916 to 0.9210.990.230−0.471 to 0.9510.53−0.254−1.329 to 0.8210.64
    3 + CVD0.108−0.819 to 1.0350.820.292−0.426 to 1.0200.43−0.222−1.299 to 0.8550.69
Distension
    gender/age/GTS−2.643−9.707 to 4.4210.464.488−0.138 to 9.1140.06−1.252−6.187 to 3.6890.62
    2 + MAP−2.002−9.174 to 5.1700.584.438−0.287 to 9.1630.07−1.848−6.933 to 3.2360.48
    2 + eGFR−4.138−10.548 to 3.1830.273.614−1.191 to 8.4190.14−2.017−7.238 to 3.2040.45
    3 + RR−4.287−11.670 to 3.0950.263.289−1.455 to 8.0340.17−2.007−7.242 to 3.2270.45
    3 + CVD−5.101−12.600 to 2.3980.183.345−1.590 to 8.2790.18−1.883−7.244 to 3.4780.52
IMT
    gender/age/GTS0.009−0.002 to 0.0200.11
    2 + MAP0.006−0.004 to 0.0170.24
    2 + eGFR0.008−0.003 to 0.0190.15
    3 + RR0.008−0.003 to 0.0180.18
    3 + CVD0.008−0.003 to 0.0190.17
  • a Data are expressed as unstandardized regression coefficients β and their 95% CI. β coefficients represent the change in stiffness per quartile increase in UACR.