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Research Article

Usefulness of Multidetector Row Computed Tomography for Predicting Cardiac Events in Asymptomatic Chronic Kidney Disease Patients at the Initiation of Renal Replacement Therapy

Table 5

Cox regression models in CKD patients at the start of dialysis.

HR (95% CI) value

Age1.064 (1.018~1.112)<0.01
The presence of diabetes0.469 (0.184~1.196)NS
SBP1.009 (0.981~1.038)NS
Uric acid0.726 (0.515~1.023)NS
LDL0.987 (0.972~1.001)NS
CACS + CAS0.216 (0.051~0.916)<0.05

SBP: systolic blood pressure; LDL: low density lipoprotein; CACS: coronary artery calcium score; CAS: coronary artery stenosis; NS: not significant.

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