Table 3.

Adjusted odds ratio, stratified by age, of patients with AN and without diabetes for comorbidities at RRT start (compared with control subjects without diabetes), 1991 through 2006a

Age (yr)Adjusted odds ratio (95% CI)
Coronary Artery Disease (n = 5075)Cerebrovascular Disease (n = 1929)Peripheral Vascular Disease (n = 2725)Chronic Lung Disease (n = 2420)
35 to 84 (n = 14,503)1.69 (1.48 to 1.93)b1.22 (1.04 to 1.44)c1.54 (1.33 to 1.78)b1.48 (1.27 to 1.73)b
35 to 54 (n = 4614)4.19 (2.57 to 6.82)b2.44 (1.20 to 4.99)b3.73 (2.09 to 6.66)b3.71 (2.20 to 6.23)b
55 to 64 (n = 3228)1.86 (1.45 to 2.40)b1.58 (1.13 to 2.20)b2.08 (1.56 to 2.79)b1.48 (1.09 to 1.99)c
65 to 74 (n = 4196)1.38 (1.14 to 1.68)b1.06 (0.84 to 1.35)1.22 (0.98 to 1.52)1.33 (1.05 to 1.68)c
75 to 84 (n = 2465)1.59 (1.18 to 2.14)b1.15 (0.82 to 1.62)1.45 (1.06 to 1.98)c1.33 (0.91 to 1.94)
  • a Adjusted for age, era, gender, indigenous status, and smoking history. Significant interactions with age for all comorbidities. n = number of patients in multivariate analyses. CI, confidence interval.

  • b P < 0.01.

  • c P < 0.05.