Table 5.

Hazard for death for each 1-kg/m2 increase in BMI in non-CKD and CKD participants withBMI ≥25 kg/m2

ParameterNon-CKD (n = 9913)CKD (n = 347)
Deaths per 1000 patient years8.8 (873 deaths/99,012 yr)32.9 (100 deaths/3036 yr)
Model A (HR [95% CI])a1.03 (1.02 to 1.04)1.01 (0.96 to 1.05)
Model B (HR [95% CI])b0.99 (0.97 to 1.01)0.94 (0.89 to 0.99)
  • a Adjusted for age, gender, race, non-skin cancer, smoking, and alcohol use.

  • b Adjusted for model A plus cardiovascular conditions (coronary artery disease, cerebrovascular disease, peripheral vascular disease, and congestive heart failure), insulin resistance, systolic and diastolic BP, serum LDL cholesterol, serum HDL cholesterol, serum triglycerides, serum albumin, WBC count, and plasma fibrinogen.