Table 6.

Cox regression analysis. Risk of new cardiovascular events

HRCI (95%)P
Diabetes4.381.59 to 12.090.004
Previous coronary heart disease4.491.56 to 12.860.005
C-Reactive protein (mg/L)2.831.09 to 7.320.031
Allopurinol treatment0.290.09 to 0.860.026
  • Model adjusted for age, eGFR change, and serum UA.

  • HR, hazard rates for new cardiovascular events; CI, confidence interval.

  • New cardiovascular events: Congestive heart failure, cerebrovascular accidents, ischemic coronary events, and peripheric arteriopathy.