Table 3.

Multivariate logistic regression analysis to predict status at 12 mo

PredictorOR (95% CI)P
“Surprise” question (reference = “yes”)2.448 (0.653 to 9.170)0.184
CCI score1.511 (1.047 to 2.181)0.027
Karnofsky Performance Status score0.985 (0.949 to 1.024)0.449
Quality of Life score0.972 (0.720 to 1.313)0.854
Visual analogue scale1.080 (0.908 to 1.283)0.384
Serum albumin0.681 (0.111 to 4.165)0.677
Mean Kt/V1.470 (0.216 to 10.014)0.694
Serum hemoglobin1.344 (0.699 to 2.582)0.376
Gender0.826 (0.225 to 3.028)0.773
Race0.442 (0.044 to 4.423)0.488
Time on dialysis1.010 (0.997 to 1.023)0.122
Age0.962 (0.911 to 1.016)0.160