TABLE 2

Yield of Diagnostic Workup

ParameterNo. of Patients With the AbnormalityNo. of Patients Tested%
Serum electrolytes61793
BUN/creatinine01780
Cholesterol > 2002614019
Cholesterol > 1705914042
Urinalysis
    Hematuria92104
    Proteinuriaa02100
Renal ultrasound with contributory abnormality141858
Echocardiogram
    LVH1917811
    Other101786
ABPM SBP ≥ 20%477860
ABPM DBP ≥ 20%287836
ABPM SBP + DBP ≥ 20%267833
  • a After repeat measurement of urinary protein/creatinine in an early-morning sample.