Table 2.

Categories of baseline renal urea clearance-corrected normalized protein catabolic rate (nPCRdial+renal) in 36,757 incident patients

Baseline nPCRdial+renal, g/kg per dayGroup Size, n (% of Total)Mean±SD Baseline Serum Albumin, g/dlAll-Cause Death per 100 patient-yr (n)
<0.62571 (7)3.24±0.5420.8 (774)
0.6 to <0.73384 (9)3.42±0.4817.9 (959)
0.7 to <0.84757 (13)3.50±0.4515.4 (1198)
0.8 to <0.95558 (15)3.56±0.4413.8 (1336)
0.9 to <1.05337 (15)3.61±0.4212.7 (1191)
1.0 to <1.14594 (13)3.64±0.4212.6 (1011)
1.1 to <1.23484 (9)3.65±0.4211.4 (717)
1.2 to <1.32521 (7)3.68±0.4110.4 (479)
1.3 to <1.41660 (5)3.69±0.4110.2 (305)
≥1.42891 (8)3.69±0.4210.1 (511)
Total36,757 (100)3.57±0.4613.5 (8481)