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Table 1 The influence of stratified peritoneal Kt/V urea levels on SF-36 domains

From: Relationship between Kt/V urea-based dialysis adequacy and nutritional status and their effect on the components of the quality of life in incident peritoneal dialysis patients

SF-36 Domains Physical functioning Role limitation - physical Bodily pain General health Vitality Social functioning Role limitation - emotional Mental health
β P-value β P-value β P-value β P-value β P-value β P-value β P-value β P-value
Peritoneal Kt/V urea                 
<1.2 18.4 0.074 13.59 0.224 21.4 0.078 31.75 0.039 4.51 0.407 -3.65 0.814 3.51 0.754 4.97 0.440
1.2Kt/V<1.3 27.62 0.015 27.27 0.027 5.46 0.676 37.49 0.025 8.10 0.174 6.47 0.702 14.95 0.224 11.18 0.113
1.3Kt/V<1.4 24.92 0.016 27.39 0.016 22.7 0.061 37.47 0.015 5.94 0.274 7.84 0.612 17.80 0.115 7.64 0.235
1.4Kt/V<1.5 20.71 0.047 24.73 0.030 25.04 0.042 27.91 0.070 9.94 0.073 11.77 0.452 10.81 0.341 10.64 0.104
1.5Kt/V<1.6 4.98 0.678 14.64 0.266 25.51 0.075 12.28 0.491 -1.53 0.811 -14.57 0.426 0.70 0.957 4.14 0.585
1.6 20.91 0.028 18.96 0.067 19.83 0.076 43.74 0.002 10.59 0.037 6.66 0.641 12.33 0.235 7.55 0.204
  1. Statistical method: general linear model.