Table 2

Median and IQR for children with intermittently raised ACR and normal ACR

Intermittent ACR
(n = 27)
Normal ACR
(n = 172)
p value
Age at onset of diabetes (years)10 (7.4, 11.3)7.1 (3.7, 11.1)NS
Age at end of study (years)15.1 (11.6, 18.8)12.3 (9.4, 15.3)< 0.01
Duration of diabetes (years)3.8 (1.6, 8.5)3.3 (1.8, 6.7)NS
HbA1c (%) over first 5 years9.7 (8.2, 10.3)8.6 (7.5, 9.6)< 0.01
Sex (M/F)9/1896/76< 0.05
  • IQR, interquartile range; ACR, albumin:creatinine ratio; HbA1c, glycated haemoglobin.