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Table 3 Multivariable-adjusted cause-specific hazards ratio for chronic dialysis and all-cause mortality

From: Predictors of progression to chronic dialysis in survivors of severe acute kidney injury: a competing risk study

Variables Hazard ratios (95% CI)
  Chronic dialysis All-cause mortality
Age 0.99 (0.99-1.00) 1.03 (1.02-1.04)*
Female gender 0.95 (0.76-1.18) 0.91(0.82-1.01)
Previous nephrology consultation 2.12 (1.67-2.70)* 1.02 (0.91-1.16)
Charlson comorbidity index 1.17 (1.11-1.24)* 1.21 (1.18-1.23)*
Coronary artery disease 0.86 (0.67-1.10) 0.92 (0.82-1.03)
Congestive heart failure 1.22 (0.96-1.56) 1.18 (1.05-1.33)*
Diabetes 1.15 (0.0.91-1.46) 0.87 (0.77-0.97)*
Liver disease 0.42 (0.28-0.63)* 1.07 (0.92-1.25)
Peripheral vascular disease 1.03 (0.66-1.62) 1.32 (1.05-1.66)
Chronic kidney disease 4.04 (3.14-5.20)* 1.01 (0.87-1.17)
Hypertension 1.70 (1.21-2.37)* 0.93 (0.82-1.06)
Dementia ----- 1.30 (1.10-1.50)*
Hematuria 1.10 (0.88-1.37) 1.10 (0.99-1.23)
Proteinuria 1.85 (0.94-3.67) -----
Sepsis 0.84 (0.62-1.15) -----
Receipt of mechanical ventilation during index admission 0.78 (0.62-0.97)* 0. 79 (0.71-0.87)*
  1. *p < 0.05.