TABLE 3

Logistic Regression Analyses Showing Disease Groups and Serum Creatinine Levels of >2 mg/dL Predicting Mortality Rates

Univariate AnalysisMultivariate Analysis
Odds Ratio95% CIPOdds Ratio95% CIP
Cause (reference: hypovolemia)
    Sepsis17.15.4–54.1.000012.24.9–30.7.0000
    Malignancy9.42.6–33.2.000510.63.4–34.2.0001
    CGN15.33.1–76.3.000910.62.3–49.2.0026
    Heart failure10.22.8–37.1.00048.73.0–25.3.0001
    SLE14.64.1–51.3.00007.62.5–23.0.0003
    Miscellaneous7.42.0–27.4.00274.81.5–15.0.0070
    Unknown8.71.6–49.3.01404.61.0–20.5.0456
    Infectious diseases4.41.2–15.8.02423.31.1–10.1.0403
    Toxin3.50.50–24.3.20541.30.2–7.2.7640
Creatinine level of ≥2 mg/dL (reference: <2 mg/dL)2.11.3–3.4.00131.91.1–3.1.0140
  • CI indicates confidence interval.