Table 1.

Characteristics of study participants in CHS and MESA

CharacteristicsMESACHS
GFR Not DecreasedDecreased GFRcreat OnlyDecreased GFRcys OnlyDecreased GFR BothGFR Not DecreasedDecreased GFRcreat OnlyDecreased GFRcys OnlyDecreased GFR Both
n57596141072693639605227689
Age61 (10)70 (8)67 (10)73 (8)72 (5)73 (5)74 (6)76 (7)
Male2738 (48)257 (42)59 (55)132 (49)1322 (38)264 (44)93 (41)335 (49)
Race
    white2127 (37)306 (50)58 (54)107 (40)3032 (83)511 (85)198 (87)576 (84)
    black698 (12)64 (10)2 (2)34 (13)607 (17)94 (16)29 (13)113 (16)
    Chinese1616 (28)148 (24)27 (25)75 (28)
    Hispanic1318 (23)96 (16)20 (19)53 (20)
eGFRcys ml/min per 1.73 m297 (19)76 (12)55 (5)48 (10)86 (15)71 (9)54 (6)47 (10)
eGFR-CKD-EPI ml/min per 1.73 m282 (13)55 (5)71 (11)44 (11)81 (12)54 (5)72 (10)44 (11)
Diabetes690 (12)71 (12)17 (16)70 (26)551 (15)82 (14)46 (20)140 (20)
Hypertension2374 (41)387 (63)58 (54)214 (80)1446 (40)285 (47)126 (56)456 (66)
Systolic blood pressure125 (21)133 (21)126 (20)139 (26)135 (21)136 (22)138 (23)140 (24)
Body mass index28.3 (5.5)28.1 (4.9)29.8 (6.5)29.4 (5.9)26.6 (4.7)26.4 (4.2)28.1 (5.8)27.2 (4.9)
  • The values are the means (SD) or n (%).