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Table 2 Logistic regression analysis of group 2

From: Increasing high-sensitive C-reactive protein level predicts peritonitis risk in chronic peritoneal dialysis patients

  Simple Multiple*
   95% CI    95% CI  
  OR Lower Upper Sig. OR Lower Upper Sig.
nPCR, g/day 1.172 0.313 4.381 0.814     
BMI, kg/m2 1.001 0.92 1.089 0.989     
BUN, mg/dL 1.025 1.007 1.043 0.007 1.019 1.000 1.039 0.055
Phosphate, mg/dL 1.35 1.051 1.733 0.019 1.232 0.948 1.601 0.119
Potassium, mmol/L 0.969 0.617 1.522 0.891     
Hematocrit, % 0.907 0.845 0.974 0.007 0.92 0.855 0.99 0.026
age at study, year 1.009 0.985 1.034 0.471     
Diabetes mellitus (=1) 0.459 0.135 1.554 0.211     
Gender, (male gender = 1) 0.981 0.521 1.848 0.953     
baseline albumin, g/dL 1.281 0.581 2.823 0.54     
∆albumin, % 0.945 0.911 0.981 0.003 0.947 0.912 0.982 0.004
  1. Abbreviations: nPCR normalized protein catabolic rate, BMI body mass index, BUN blood urea nitrogen, ∆albumin, ratio of albumin concentration change, * adjusted for: BUN phosphate, hematocrit, and ∆albumin.