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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of 50 studied children

From: Relationship between rickets and incomplete distal renal tubular acidosis in children

  n (%) Z value at 95% CI, p
Gender   
Female 29 (58) 1.4, p < 0.05
Male 21(42)  
Age   
2- 2.99 yrs 16 (32)  
3 - 3.99 yrs 24 (48)  
4 - 4.99 yrs 6 (12)  
5 - 5.99 yrs 3 (6)  
6 - 6.99 yrs 1 (2)  
Total no of subjects 2 -3.99 years 40 (80) 5.8, p < 0.05
Total no of subjects 4 -6.99 years 10 (20)  
Socio-economic Class   
Low socio-economic 40 (80) 5.8,p < 0.05
Mid socio-economic 10 (20)  
Weight   
> 80% expected weight 20 (40) 1.8, p < 0.05
< 80% expected weight 30 (60)  
% iDRTA <80% expected weight 16 (84.21) 2.327, p < 0.05
% non iDRTA <80% expected weight 14 (46.67)  
Baseline Biochemical Parameters   
Serum Alkaline Phosphatase (U/L)   
Mean (SD) 798 (82.84)  
Range 206-1,430  
Serum Calcium(mmol/L)   
Mean (SD) 1.92(0.08)  
Range 1.20-2.23  
Serum Phosphate (mmol/L)   
Mean (SD) 1.13 (0.08)  
Range 0.56-2.10