Table 2

One-year cardiovascular and all-cause mortality rates per tertiles of sNGALpre-op and per presence or absence of AKI

First Tertile
<135 ng/L
(n=457)
Second Tertile
135 –<220 ng/L n=456
Third Tertile
>220 ng/L n=458
Adjusted p valueNo AKI
(n=803)
AKI
(n=527)
Adjusted p value
1-year cardiovascular mortality3.5% (16)5.3% (24)6.8% (31)0.0182.7% (22)7.8% (41)<0.001
1-year all-cause mortality5.5% (25)7.0% (32)10.5% (48)0.0134.1% (33)12.1% (64)<0.001
  • AKI, acute kidney injury; sNGALpre-op, preoperative serum neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin.