Table 3.

Comparison of the average BP between the stable and decline periods

Blood PressureUnadjusted ComparisonAdjusted for Early/Late and Mean eGFR
Mean of Stable PeriodsMean of Decline PeriodsUnadjusted Mean Difference (Stable–Decline)P ValueAdjusted Mean Difference (Stable–Decline)P Value
Systolic (mmHg)131.1 (107.1, 161.7)134.0 (100.5, 169.8)−2.8 (1.6)0.08−3.8 (1.6)0.02
Diastolic (mmHg)81.2 (54.6, 96.1)81.2 (56.6, 111.3)0 (1.1)1.0−1.6 (0.9)0.06
Mean arterial pressure (mmHg)98.0 (75.6, 114.2)98.9 (72.6, 128.2)−0.9 (1.3)0.47−2.3 (1.1)0.03
  • The numbers in the parentheses are the range of BP or the SEM of the unadjusted or adjusted mean differences.