Table 1.

Longitudinal studies exploring the association of BP with mortality among patients on peritoneal dialysis

AuthorYearNFollow-Up, moAge, yrBaseline BP, mm Hg% of Patients on Antihypertensive TherapyAssociation of BP with all-cause mortality
Goldfarb-Rumyantzev et al. (18)200510532357.2141.7/79.982 office systolic BP associated with all-cause mortality
Liu et al. (19)20081533054.5Median pulse pressure: 56NA office pulse pressure associated with all-cause mortality
Fang et al. (3)20093062159.4Mean pulse pressure: 56.883.3 office pulse pressure associated with ↑ all-cause mortality
Udayaraj et al. (4)200927704558.0143.1/81.4NA office systolic BP associated with early all-cause mortality office systolic BP associated with late all-cause mortality
Afshinnia et al. (17)2016773551.0NA89.6 office systolic BP associated with all-cause mortality after adjustment for the severity of congestive heart failure
  • ↓ , lower; ↑, higher; NA, not available.