Table 3.

Multivariable model for sudden cardiac death

VariableHazard Ratio (95% CI)
Agea1.31 (1.08–1.59)
Diabetes1.52 (1.11–2.09)
Ischemic heart disease2.27 (1.65–3.13)
Peripheral vascular disease1.62 (1.17–2.26)
Serum creatininea0.66 (0.55–0.79)
Serum alkaline phosphatasea1.19 (1.06–1.34)
  • CI, confidence interval.

  • a Hazard ratios for continuous predictors are given per 1 SD increase.