Table 2.

Pre- and post-HD hematological and biochemical values for both groups at baseline and follow-upa

ParameterPatients without Fixed Reduction in Segmental Systolic ReductionPatients with Fixed Reduction in Segmental Systolic Reduction
BaselineFollow-UpBaselineFollow-Up
Pre-HDPost-HDPre-HDPost-HDPre-HDPost-HDPre-HDPost-HD
Hemoglobin (g/dl)10.8 ± 1.111.3 ± 1.011.8 ± 1.712.2 ± 1.811.2 ± 1.511.7 ± 1.611.9 ± 1.612.2 ± 1.7
Sodium (mmol/L)137 ± 3137 ± 2136 ± 4137 ± 2138 ± 3138 ± 2137 ± 4137 ± 3
Potassium (mmol/L)4.3 ± 0.52.8 ± 0.54.4 ± 0.82.8 ± 0.44.9 ± 1.02.9 ± 0.44.6 ± 0.13.0 ± 0.7
Urea (mmol/L)19.6 ± 4.75.8 ± 2.117.8 ± 5.65.4 ± 2.421 ± 4.66.5 ± 2.223.3 ± 8.77.0 ± 2.9
Creatinine (μmol/L)665 ± 165258 ± 74618 ± 165250 ± 87658 ± 213267 ± 107725 ± 257300 ± 148
Phosphate (mmol/L)1.8 ± 0.40.8 ± 0.11.7 ± 0.50.7 ± 0.21.5 ± 0.50.8 ± 0.31.8 ± 0.60.8 ± 0.3
Bicarbonate (mmol/L)23.8 ± 1.927.1 ± 4.122.8 ± 2.227 ± 1.623.1 ± 2.527.9 ± 2.424.2 ± 2.626.8 ± 1.7
Corrected calcium (mmol/L)2.4 ± 0.22.3 ± 0.12.4 ± 0.12.3 ± 0.12.4 ± 0.12.4 ± 0.12.4 ± 0.22.3 ± 0.1
Albumin (g/L)34.4 ± 2.935.8 ± 3.830.6 ± 6.232.3 ± 7.435.3 ± 4.736.6 ± 5.535.2 ± 4.437.1 ± 4.9
cTnT (μg/L)0.07 ± 0.050.12 ± 0.120.09 ± 0.060.08 ± 0.05
Kt/Vurea1.3 ± 0.21.4 ± 0.21.3 ± 0.31.3 ± 0.4
  • a There were no significant differences between different or within the same groups at either time point (P > 0.1).