Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Odds ratios for clinical factors associated with the presence of sarcopenia

From: Impact of diabetes on sarcopenia and mortality in patients undergoing hemodialysis

  OR 95% CI p
Age (y) 1.08 1.05–1.11 <  0.001
Duration of HD (y) 1.10 1.04–1.16 <  0.001
Gender (male) 1.19 0.66–2.15 0.561
BMI (kg/m2) 0.73 0.65–0.83 <  0.001
Diabetes (yes) 3.11 1.63–5.93 <  0.001
Hemoglobin (g/dL) 1.11 0.86–1.42 0.421
Serum albumin (g/dL) 0.17 0.06–0.49 0.001
Log CRP 1.40 0.03–2.38 0.211
  1. Results are from multivariate logistic regression analyses
  2. Data are expressed as odds ratios: OR (95% confidential intervals: CI)
  3. Abbreviations: HD hemodialysis, BMI body mass index, CRP C-reactive protein