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Table 1 Baseline patient demographics

From: Evaluating the implementation strategy for estimated glomerular filtration rate reporting in Manitoba: the effect on referral numbers, wait times, and appropriateness of consults

Variable Pre GFR consult Post GFR consult P-value
(N=232) (N=239)
Age 57.3 15.8 60.5 15.4 0.0532
Referral site      0.0523
 HSC 99 42.7% 139 58.2%  
 SBGH 49 21.1% 57 23.9%
 SOGH 55 23.7% 43 18.0%
 Not specified 29 12.5% 0 0.0%
Gender      0.6742
 Male 127 54.7% 136 56.9%  
 Female 104 44.8% 103 43.1%
 Not specified 1 0.4% 0 0.0%
Diabetes      0.973
 No 125 53.8% 122 51.1%  
 Type I 8 3.5% 8 3.4%
 Type II 97 41.8% 99 41.4%
 Not Specified 2 0.9% 10 4.2%
Hypertension      0.1062
 No 83 35.8% 68 28.5%  
 Yes 147 63.4% 166 69.5%
 Not specified 2 0.9% 5 2.1%
ACE/ARB inhibitors      0.0011
 No 134 57.8% 91 38.1%  
 ACE only 56 24.1% 75 31.4%
 ARB only 34 14.7% 52 21.8%
 Both 7 3.0% 12 5.0%
 Not specified 1 0.4% 9 3.8%
  1. Categorical variables are expressed as N (%).
  2. Numerical variables are expressed as Mean (Standard Deviation).