TABLE 4

Baseline predictors of renal structural variables

VariableGBM Width
Vv(Mes/glom)
Vv(MM/glom)
Vv(MC/glom)
Vv(Int/cortex)
Adjusted effectPAdjusted effectPAdjusted effectPAdjusted effectPAdjusted effectP
Duration of diabetes (per year)7.2<0.0010.0035<0.0010.0027<0.0010.00040.2050.0020.0002
Female sex−2.50.7760.00990.0620.00910.011−0.00010.966−0.0030.0459
HbA1c (per mean % in first year)6.00.076−0.00020.937+0.00210.118−0.00210.0470.0030.0177
DBP (per mean mmHg in first year)2.3<0.0010.00110.0080.00080.0030.00020.3480.0010.0022
Center
    Minneapolis (vs. Montreal)−8.10.4010.00060.919−0.00380.3390.00380.211+0.0020.6404
    Paris (vs. Montreal)29.80.018−0.02420.002+0.00100.844−0.0242<0.001−0.0060.264