Table 4c.

Hazard ratios for all type of CBV events by univariate and multivariate Cox regression in the IL-6 cohorta

ParameterUnivariate Hazard Ratio (95% CI)P ValueMultivariate Hazard Ratio 95% (95% CI)P Value
CHD2.67 (1.77 to 4.04)0.0001.65 (1.06 to 2.55)0.026
Diabetes mellitus3.34 (2.44 to 4.56)0.0003.10 (2.23 to 4.33)0.000
LDL cholesterol (mmol/L)1.08 (0.92 to 1.26)0.3451.05 (0.89 to 1.23)0.572
Smoking current1.48 (0.98 to 2.22)0.0611.62 (1.05 to 2.45)0.028
IL-6 (pg/ml)1.81 (1.41 to 2.33)0.0001.24 (0.94 to 1.63)0.123
Age (yr)1.06 (1.04 to 1.07)0.0001.06 (1.04 to 1.07)0.000
Systolic BP (mmHg)1.02 (1.02 to 1.03)0.0001.01 (1.00 to 1.02)0.075
Creatinine (μmol/L)1.00 (1.00 to 1.00)0.6321.00 (1.00 to 1.01)0.288
Gender0.87 (0.63 to 1.19)0.3690.88 (0.62 to 1.24)0.464