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Table 3 Likelihood of the worst ESA hyporesponsiveness using multivariate logistic regression analyses to compare the highest versus lowest quartiles of ERI

From: Associations between the erythropoiesis-stimulating agent resistance index and the geriatric nutritional risk index of maintenance hemodialysis patients and increased mortality

  Odds ratio 95 % CI p value
Age 1.029 1.004–1.057 0.0242
Female vs male 2.385 1.193–4.868 0.0138
Dialysis vintage 1.012 0.962–1.064 0.6325
Diabetes 0.925 0.501–1.708 0.8027
Cardiovascular disease 0.872 0.436–1.688 0.6891
Kt/V 0.631 0.148–2.586 0.5227
GNRI (for 1 SD↑) 0.681 0.494–0.930 0.0155
Total cholesterol (for 1 SD↑) 0.643 0.456–0.892 0.0077
Phosphorus (for 1 SD↑) 0.882 0.648–1.191 0.4133
TSAT (for 1 SD↑) 0.582 0.415–0.797 0.0006
  1. GNRI geriatric nutritional index, TSAT transferrin saturation