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Table 1 ​Baseline characteristics of the patients (n =240). Characteristics are presented as mean ± SD, median (range)

From: Relationship between retinopathy and renal abnormalities in black hypertensive patients

Gender (Male/Female), n(%) 80/160 (33.3/66.7)
Age (years) 58.9 ± 12.1
Duration of hypertension (years) 6 (1–37)
Body Mass Index (Kg/m2) 26.6 (5.8)
Systolic Blood pressure (mmHg) 139.86 ± 22.1
Mean Arterial Pressure (mmHg) 104.1 ± 15.0
Pulse Pressure (mmHg) 53.3 ± 16.5
Diastolic Blood Pressure (mmHg) 86.3 ± 13.6
Mean Blood Pressure(mmHg) 97.4 ± 7.9
Waist Circumference (m) 97.4 ± 14.4
Hip Circumference (m) 101.7 ± 14.1
Waist Hip Ratio 0.97 ± 0.11
Uric Acid (mmol/L) 7.5 ± 3.4
Total cholesterol (mmol/L) 5.9 ± 1.5
HDL-Cholesterol (mmol/L) 0.9 (0.2)
Triglyceride (mmol/L) 2.2(0.9)
Low Density Lipoprotein (mmol/L) 2.8 ± 1.0
C-Reactive Protein (g/L) 7.8 ± 2.8
Albumin-Creatinine Ratio (mg/g) 93.9 (3.3–1931.3)
eGFR by MDRD (ml/min/1.73) 49.3 (16.5–167.2)