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Table 3 Independent factors associated with all-cause and CVD-related mortality in multivariate logistic regression analysis

From: Relationship between variations in time-dependent response to erythropoiesis-stimulating agents and mortality in hemodialysis patients: a single-center study

  All-cause mortality CVD-related mortality
  HR 95 % CI p HR 95 % CI p
ERI variability groups (high vs. non-high) 3.64 2.03–6.28 <0.0001 3.81 1.68–8.04 0.0019
Age (years) 1.06 1.03–1.08 <0.0001 1.04 1.01–1.07 0.0090
Sex (female vs. male) 0.51 0.31–0.81 0.0042 0.57 0.29–1.07 0.0821
Dialysis vintage (month) 1.00 1.00–1.01 0.1158 1.00 0.99–1.00 0.3642
BMI >22 kg/m2 (yes vs. no) 1.15 0.73–1.80 0.5390 1.08 0.59–1.98 0.7986
Diabetes mellitus (yes vs. no) 1.60 1.03–2.47 0.0358 1.34 0.74–2.45 0.3333
History of CVD (yes vs. no) 1.21 0.57–2.29 0.5972 1.30 0.48–2.96 0.5763
Ferritin ≥100 ng/ml (yes vs. no) 1.43 0.93–2.18 0.1038 1.28 0.71–2.30 0.4052
Albumin ≥3.5 g/dl (yes vs. no) 0.47 0.29–0.76 0.0023 0.62 0.32–1.21 0.1567
CRP ≥1.0 mg/dl (yes vs. no) 0.68 0.37–1.20 0.1877 0.74 0.31–1.63 0.4686
Phosphorus ≥6 mg/dl (yes vs. no) 1.18 0.68–1.97 0.5407 1.14 0.54–2.23 0.7177