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Table 2 Independent risk factors for high ΔACI by multivariate logistic regression analysis

From: The relationship between poor nutritional status and progression of aortic calcification in patients on maintenance hemodialysis

Variable Risk factor P-value Odds ratio 95% CI
GNRI < 90 0.001 4.17 1.79–9.71
Sex Male 0.014 3.29 1.27–8.53
Current smoking Positive 0.197 2.08 0.68–6.35
Serum phosphate (mg/dL) Continuous 0.004 1.71 1.18–2.47
DMN Positive 0.645 1.26 0.53–2.78
corrected calcium (mg/dL) Continuous 0.694 1.18 0.53–2.63
i-PTH (ng/mL) Continuous 0.055 1.01 1.00–1.01
Age (year) Continuous 0.472 1.01 0.98–1.05
HTN Positive 0.078 0.47 0.20–1.09
HD vintage (month) Continuous 0.007 0.99 0.98–0.99
  1. GNRI Geriatric Nutrition Risk Index, DMN Diabetic nephropathy, i-PTH intact parathyroid hormone, HTN Hypertension, HD hemodialysis