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Table 3 Adjusted mean values of clinical and lab indicators in both groups and between groups difference

From: The effect of empowerment on the self-efficacy, quality of life and clinical and laboratory indicators of patients treated with hemodialysis: a randomized controlled trial

Indicators Adjusted mean (sd) Adjusted mean difference (95%CI) p-value
Control Experimental   
Systolic blood pressure (mm Hg) 143.37 ± 11.56 129.02 ± 11.58 14.35 (7.62 to 21.07) <0.001
Diastolic blood pressure (mm Hg) 83.1 ± 6.08 77.48 ± 6.08 5.62 (2.08 to 9.16) <0.003
Interdialytic weight gain (kg) 2.52 ± 0.7 2.08 ± 0.71 0.44 (0.03 to 0.85) <0.039
Hb (g/dl) 10.98 ± 2.13 12.97 ± 2.16 −1.99 (-3.24 to 0.74) <0.005
Hct (%) 33.61 ± 6.74 40.01 ± 6.76 −6.4 (-10.33 to -2.47) <0.004
BUN (mg/dL) 42.45 ± 14.85 39.76 ± 14.89 2.69 (-5.96 to 11.34) >0.55
Cr (mg/dL) 7.48 ± 1.84 7.24 ± 1.87 0.24 (- 0.84 to 1.32) >0.677
Na+ (mEq/L) 138.14 ± 3.64 136.18 ± 3.65 1.96 (-0.16 to 4.08) >0.086
K+ (mEq/L) 5.35 ± 0.9 5.11 ± 0.91 0.24 (-0.29 to 0.77) >0.393
Ca+ (mg/dL) 8.82 ± 0.95 9.09 ± 0.96 −0.27 (-0.83 to 0.29) >0.352
P (mg/dL) 4.53 ± 1.43 4.77 ± 1.44 −0.24 (-1.07 to 0.59) >0.59
  1. Hb, Hemoglobin; Hct, Hematocrit; BUN, Blood urea nitrogen; Cr, Creatinine; Na+, Sodium; K+, Potassium; Ca+, Calcium; P, Phosphorous.