Table 3

Multivariate Risk Ratios for Independent Prediction of All-Cause Mortality

Baseline VariableIncrementMultivariate Risk Ratio (95% CI)p Value
Hemoglobin (g/dl)+10.85 (0.77–0.94)0.0016
Age (yrs)+101.29 (1.11–1.50)0.0005
Gender (male/female)+1 (male)1.86 (1.25–2.83)0.0019
Diabetes (yes/no)+1 (yes)1.36 (0.95–1.93)0.090
eGFR (ml/min/1.73 m2)+100.92 (0.86–0.98)0.011
LVEF (%-U)+100.93 (0.82–1.05)0.22
LA area (cm2)+101.34 (1.13–1.55)0.0014
BNP (pg/ml)+1001.03 (1.01–1.05)0.0014
Systolic blood pressure (mm Hg)+100.90 (0.83–0.98)0.011
Heart rate (beats/min)+101.07 (0.94–1.20)0.30
Sodium (mEq/l)+100.88 (0.56–1.42)0.59
Total cholesterol (mg/dl)+100.96 (0.92–1.01)0.095

Abbreviations as in Table 2.