Table 3

Regression coefficient and score of each predictor included in clinical model + drug treatment at baseline

PredictorRegression coefficientScore*
*The score per predictor is obtained by multiplying the regression coefficient by 10, and then rounded to nearest integer.
†Diastolic blood pressure < 70 mm Hg or systolic blood pressure < 110 mm Hg.
Age (per year) 0.006 0.06
Male sex 0.42 +4
History of diabetes 0.86 +9
History of renal insufficiency 1.65+17
Ankle oedema 1.03+10
Weight (per kg)−0.04 −0.4
Lower systolic or diastolic blood pressure† 0.74 +7
Absence of use of β blockers 1.30+13