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Table 2 Univariate analysis of selected possible predictors of mortality in patients with AKI

From: The ratio of CRP to prealbumin levels predict mortality in patients with hospital-acquired acute kidney injury

  Total survivors nonsurvivors p value
Albumin (g/dL) 3.2 ± 0.7 3.3 ± 0.7 3.1 ± 0.6 0.025
Prealbumin (mg/dL) 15.1 ± 6.8 16.4 ± 6.9 12.5 ± 5.9 0.001
Cholesterol (mg/dL) 13.9 ± 5.8 14.5 ± 6.1 12.2 ± 5.0 0.020
CRP (mg/dL) 6.6 (1.9-11.9) 3.8 (1.2-11.4) 10.6 (3.1-15.1) 0.001
CRP: Albumin (mg/dL: g/dL) 1.97 (0.56-4.17) 1.36 (0.35-3.57) 3.57 (0.94-5.18) 0.001
CRP: Prealbumin (mg/dL: mg/dL) 0.42 (0.11-1.13) 0.34 (0.07-0.84) 1.04 (0.22-1.55) <0.001
CRP: Cholesterol (mg/dL: mg/dL) 0.53 (0.13-1.06) 0.38 (0.07-0.80) 0.87 (0.30-1.46) <0.001
  1. Abbreviation: CRP, C reactive protein.