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Table 2 Baseline data

From: The effect of renal denervation in an experimental model of chronic renal insufficiency, The REmnant kidney Denervation In Pigs study (REDIP study)

Group Denervation Control p
Median [25th–75th percentile] Mean ± SD Median [25th–75th percentile] Mean ± SD
Finished experiment 13 (68%) 5 (62%) 0.77
Baseline biochemistry
 Sodium (mmol/l) 138.0 [133.5–138.8] 135.8 ± 4.3 141.0* [138.0–143.0] 141.3 ± 4.0* 0.02
 Potassium (mmol/l) 3.60 [3.50–3.85] 3.70 ± 0.25 3.30 [3.10–3.60] 3.38 ± 0.36 0.05
 Chloride (mmol/l) 97.0 [94.0–98.5] 96.5 ± 3.4 102.0* [99.2–104.0] 101.7 ± 3.6* 0.004
 Urea (mmol/l) 3.10 [2.85–3.27] 3.05 ± 0.31 3.10 [2.47–3.80] 3.21 ± 1.11 0.77
 Creatinine (μmol/l) 109 [104–128] 118 ± 25 118 [93–126] 113 ± 20 0.80
 Renin (pg/ml) 0.30 [0.30–0.30] 0.25 ± 0.10 0.30 [0.20–0.70] 0.53 ± 0.59 0.79
 Aldosteron (ng/l) 5.0 [5.0–5.0] 4.3 ± 2.1 5.0 [4.2–5.5] 5.9 ± 5.0 0.83
  1. * p < 0.05 vs. denervation