Table 3.

Unadjusted and adjusted odds ratio of death at 24 hours and 6 monthsa

Risk FactorUnadjusted ORAdjusted ORb
OR95% CIPOR95% CIP
24 hours
    age (per decade)1.011.001.020.090.930.821.060.25
    years on dialysisc0.260.71
    gender (male versus female)1.260.941.690.121.330.961.850.09
    catheter1.310.941.810.111.370.932.010.11
    ACEI or ARB0.690.510.940.020.930.661.320.68
    BBL0.590.430.800.00070.610.440.860.005
    aspirin0.940.691.290.701.230.861.740.25
    CCB0.740.541.020.060.820.581.160.27
    antiarrhythmics0.720.521.010.050.800.551.160.24
6 months
    age (per decade)1.021.001.040.0040.910.721.140.41
    years on dialysisc0.0090.10
    gender (male versus female)1.891.173.030.0091.911.073.410.03
    catheter2.871.465.650.0021.820.873.800.11
    ACEI or ARB0.300.170.54<0.00010.510.280.950.03
    BBL0.250.130.45<0.00010.320.170.610.0006
    aspirin0.450.290.700.00050.850.471.540.60
    CCB0.320.190.55<0.00010.420.230.760.004
    antiarrhythmics0.500.310.780.0030.560.311.030.06
  • a CI, confidence interval; OR, odds ratio.

  • b All listed variables were entered in the adjusted model.

  • c Variable modeled using restricted cubic spline.