Table 1

Median and IQR of children with persistently raised ACR and normal ACR

Raised ACR
(n = 34)
Normal ACR
(n = 172)
p value
Age at onset of diabetes (years)8.9 (4.7, 11.5)7.1 (3.7, 11.1)NS
Age at end of study (years)16.4 (13.4, 17.9)12.3 (9.4, 15.3)0.0001
Duration of diabetes (years)7.2 (4.1, 10)3.3 (1.8, 6.7)0.002
HbA1c (%) over first 5 years9.2 (8, 10.2)8.6 (7.5, 9.6)0.033
Sex (M/F)9/2596/760.0014
  • IQR, interquartile range; ACR, albumin:creatinine ratio; HbA1c, glycated haemoglobin.