Table 5

Multivariable Cox-regression analysis: predictors of all-cause mortality and secondary outcomes

MortalitySecondary outcomes
HR95% CIp ValueHR95% CIp Value
Age (by 1 year increment)1.031.01 to 1.050.0011.031.01 to 1.05<0.001
Male gender1.961.29 to 2.990.0021.951.34 to 2.85<0.001
NYHA functional class IV2.081.31 to 3.300.0021.681.07 to 2.530.019
Diabetes mellitus1.991.15 to 3.450.014
History of stroke1.740.95 to 3.190.0741.650.94 to 2.880.079
Liver cirrhosis2.511.11 to 5.680.0272.271.02 to 5.050.044
Haemoglobin (by 1 g/dl increment)0.890.80 to 0.990.0480.860.78 to 0.950.003
Albumin (by 1 g/dl increment)0.520.33 to 0.810.0030.610.41 to 0.910.015
eGFR (by 10 ml/min/1.73 m2 increment)0.860.78 to 0.950.005
  • Secondary outcomes include death, tricuspid valve reoperation and readmission due to congestive heart failure.

  • eGFR, estimated glomerular filtration rate; NYHA, New York Heart Association