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Table 4 Multivariable model for initiation of chronic dialysis using the competing risk approach

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

Variable Subdistribution hazard ratios (95% CI)
Age 0.99 (0.98-1.00)
Female gender 0.95 (0.77-1.18)
Previous nephrology consultation 2.03(1.61-2.58)*
Charlson comorbidity index 1.10 (1.05-1.15)*
Coronary artery disease 0.87 (0.67-1.13)
Congestive heart failure 1.21 (0.94-1.56)
Diabetes 1.18 (0.93-1.51)
Liver disease 0.43 (0.29-0.64)*
Peripheral vascular disease 0.90 (0.56-1.46)
Chronic kidney disease 3.86 (2.99-4.98)*
Hypertension 1.82 (1.28-2.58)*
Hematuria 1.06 (0.84-1.33)
Proteinuria 2.13 (0.92-4.97)
Sepsis 0.83 (0.61-1.13)
Receipt of mechanical ventilation during index admission 0.85 (0.68-1.05)
  1. *p < 0.05.