Table 1.

Baseline characteristics of patients with CKD and hepatitis C virus

Baseline CharacteristicPatients with CKD and Untreated HCV Infection, n=306Overall Treated Cohort, Mean±SD or N (%), n=98Baseline eGFR<45, n=24Baseline eGFR≥45, n=74
Age, yr63±1362±965±1061±8
Men, %206 (67)76 (78)15 (63)61 (82)
Race, %
 White168 (55)64 (65)18 (75)46 (62)
 Black81 (26)19 (19)3 (13)16 (22)
 Asian11 (4)4 (4)0 (0)4 (5)
 Hispanic29 (9)9 (9)3 (13)6 (8)
 Other17 (6)2 (2)0 (0)2 (3)
Cirrhosis, %96 (31)37 (38)10 (42)27 (36)
HIV, %46 (15)9 (9)2 (8)7 (9)
Diabetes, %159 (52)48 (49)11 (46)37 (50)
BMI, kg/m229±629±627±430±6
Hypertension, %245 (81)86 (88)21 (88)65 (88)
Currently smoking, %96 (31)20 (20)3 (13)17 (23)
Prior solid organ transplant, %36 (12)32 (33)9 (38)23 (31)
Prior IVDU, %136 (45)43 (44)9 (38)34 (46)
Stage 1 or 2 CKD, %84 (30)41 (42)0 (0)41 (55)
Stage 3 CKD, %193 (70)57 (58)24 (100)33 (45)
HCV baseline viral load, million IU/ml3.4±4.44.4±5.83.6±3.84.6±6.3
  • HCV, hepatitis C virus; BMI, body mass index; IVDU, intravenous drug use.