Table 3.

Individual components of metabolic syndrome and their risk for development of eGFR <60 ml/min per 1.73 m2

Components of Metabolic SyndromeNumber of Studies/PatientsOdds Ratio (95% CI)P
Elevated blood pressure8/26,4051.61 (1.29, 2.01)<0.01
Impaired fasting glucose8/26,4051.14 (1.03, 1.26)<0.01
Elevated triglycerides8/28,7211.27 (1.11, 1.46)<0.01
Low HDL cholesterol8/26,6321.23 (1.12, 1.36)<0.01
Obesity9/28,8971.19 (1.05, 1.34)<0.01
  • eGFR, estimated GFR; CI, confidence interval.