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Table 3 The associations of apo A1, apo B, and the apo B/apo A1 ratio (Tertile3 Vs Tertile1) with all-cause mortality and cardiovascular events

From: Apolipoprotein B/apolipoprotein A1 ratio and mortality among incident peritoneal dialysis patients

Variables Apo A1 Apo B Apo B/Apo A1 ratiod
HR (95% CI) P Value HR (95% CI) P Value HR (95% CI) P Value
All-cause mortality
 Model 1a 0.64 (0.39 - 1.08) 0.094 1.22 (0.78 - 1.90) 0.384 1.62 (1.15 - 2.29) 0.005
 Model 2b 0.47 (0.25 - 0.89) 0.020 0.92 (0.52 - 1.65) 0.789 1.59 (1.05 - 2.43) 0.031
 Model 3c 0.48 (0.24 - 0.94) 0.033 0.73 (0.31 - 1.72) 0.466 1.60 (1.02 - 2.49) 0.040
Cardiovascular events
 Model 1a 0.47 (0.25 - 0.90) 0.022 1.04 (0.60 - 1.80) 0.900 1.76 (1.17 - 2.63) 0.006
 Model 2b 0.39 (0.18 - 0.83) 0.015 0.80 (0.40 - 1.61) 0.535 1.72 (1.05 - 2.81) 0.030
 Model 3c 0.44 (0.19 - 1.02) 0.055 1.14 (0.42 - 3.10) 0.795 2.04 (1.21 - 3.44) 0.008
  1. Apo A-1 apolipoprotein A-1, Apo B apolipoprotein B, HR Hazard ratios, 95% CI 95% confidence intervals
  2. aModel 1: unadjusted
  3. bModel 2: adjusted for age, sex, BMI, diabetes, CVD, SBP, eGFR, tKt/V, hemoglobin, N/L, and albumin
  4. cModel 3: model 2 adjusted for cholesterol, triglyceride, and lipid-lowering agents use
  5. dTertile 3 versus tertile 1