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Table 2 Adjusted and unadjusted Hazard Ratio and 95% confidence interval for Cox proportional hazard models predicts peritonitis in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients

From: Overhydration and low serum prealbumin predict peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients

Variable Crude hazard ratio [95% CI] p-value Adjusted hazard ratioa
[95% CI]
p- value
Low education 3.455 [1.655–7.17] 0.001 3.357 [1.463–7.706] 0.004
OH (L) 81.319 [17.685–374.839] <  0.001 74.112 [10.562–520.033] <  0.001
hs-CRP (mg/L) 1.179 [1.016–1.368] 0.03 1.168 [0.998–1.367] 0.054
Glucose (mmol/L) 1.214 [1.072–1.375] 0.002 1.224 [1.07–1.401] 0.003
Albumin (g/dL) 0.612 [0.363–1.032] 0.066 0.634 [0.348–1.156] 0.137
Prealbumin (mg/dL) 0.848 [0.802–0.896] <  0.001 0.847 [0.801–0.895] < 0.001
  1. PD Peritoneal Dialysis, hs-CRP High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein, OH Overhydration
  2. a Hazard ratio was adjusted by age, diabetes, BMI, and D4/P