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Table 6 Predictive power of each of the different albumin indices on mortality due to congestive heart failure

From: Serum albumin level adjusted with C-reactive protein predicts hemodialysis patient survival

Parameters Model 1 Model 2 Model 3
Age (per 1 year) 1.09 (1.05–1.13) 1.09 (1.05–1.14) 1.09 (1.05–1.13)
Gender (female) 0.57 (0.25–1.23) 0.56 (0.24–1.19) 0.55 (0.24–1.19)
Diabetes 1.65 (0.79–3.46) 1.64 (0.78–3.44) 1.66 (0.80–3.47)
Actual albumin (per 1 g/dl) 0.71 (0.27–1.89)
Dichotomized albumin by median (the higher group) 0.85 (0.38–1.82)
CRP-adjusted albumin (the higher group) 0.87 (0.41–1.80)
Corrected Akaike’s Information Criteria 335.1 335.4 335.4
  1. CRP C-reactive protein