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Table 3 Patient survival

From: Vascular function assessed with cardiovascular magnetic resonance predicts survival in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease

  Univariate analysis Multivariate analysis
Variable HR (95.0% CI) p HR (95.0% CI) p
Diabetes 3.031 (1.036, 8.866) 0.043 4.214 (1.631, 10.886) 0.003
SBP (mmHg) 1.015 (0.992, 1.038) 0.197 1.022 (1.000, 1.044) 0.049
Log aortic distensibilty 0.072 (0.008, 0.694) 0.023 0.135 (0.019, 0.948) 0.044
Log aortic VAS 0.107 (0.007, 1.732) 0.116    
Duration RRT (days) 1.000 (1.000, 1.000) 0.421    
Age (years) 1.015 (0.969, 1.063) 0.526    
Gender (ref male) 0.833 (0.312, 2.226) 0.716    
Haemoglobin (g/dL) 0.910 (0.670, 1.236) 0.547    
Albumin (g/L) 0.942 (0.839, 1.058) 0.311    
  1. Cox survival analysis for patient survival. Because of their close correlation SBP aortic distensibilty and aortic VAS were entered separately into the model. Results for other variables are shown with systolic blood pressure in the model