Skip to main content

Table 5 Correlation of MIS with demographic and biochemical variables in PD patients

From: The association between self-management ability and malnutrition-inflammation-atherosclerosis syndrome in peritoneal dialysis patients: a cross-sectional study

Variable MIS
R P
Age 0.329 0.001
BMI −0.354 0.001
Number of hospitalizations 0.272 0.008
Presence of atherosclerosis 0.297 0.004
Albumin −0.626 0.000
Prealbumin −0.399 0.000
Hemoglobin −0.256 0.014
Creatinine −0.211 0.042
Ferritin 0.452 0.000
Transferrin −0.275 0.008
Phosphorus −0.220 0.034
IL-6 0.280 0.015
TNF-α 0.364 0.000
CRP 0.358 0.000
MIAS 0.682 0.000
  1. BMI Body mass index, CRP C-reactive protein, IL-6 Interleukin-6, TNF-α Tumor necrosis factor-α, MIS Malnutrition inflammation score, MIAS Malnutrition-inflammation-atherosclerosis syndrome