Logo Medical Science Monitor

Call: +1.631.470.9640
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 02:00 pm EST

Contact Us

Logo Medical Science Monitor Logo Medical Science Monitor Logo Medical Science Monitor

16 August 2021 : Clinical Research  

Association Between Serum Albumin Levels and Obesity and Risk of Developing Chronic Kidney Disease Using Data from the Korean Multi-Rural Communities Cohort (MRCohort) Population Database

Kwang Ho Mun1ABCDEFG*

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.933840

Med Sci Monit 2021; 27:e933840

Table 4 Hazard ratios of chronic kidney disease development according to albumin and obesity.

G2HR (95% CI)pG3HR (95% CI)pG4HR (95% CI)p
Model 11.20 (0.54–2.61)NS1.94 (0.98–3.82)NS2.42 (1.25–4.68)
Model 21.69 (0.76–3.75)NS1.55 (0.77–3.13)NS2.70 (1.37–5.30)
Model 31.68 (0.76–3.75)NS1.54 (0.76–3.11)NS2.66 (1.35–5.24)
Model 1: not adjusted; Model 2: adjusted for age (by 10 years), sex, body mass index, smoking, alcohol, exercise, systolic blood pressure, diastolic blood pressure, glucose, total cholesterol, triglyceride, high-density lipoprotein, aspartate aminotransferase, alanine aminotransferase and γ-glutamyl transpeptidase; Model 3: Model 2+calorie and protein (by recommended amount). Albumin levels were studied by albumin quartiles (Q1–4), with lowest group (Q1) as reference. HR – hazard ratio; NS – not significant.

Your Privacy

We use cookies to ensure the functionality of our website, to personalize content and advertising, to provide social media features, and to analyze our traffic. If you allow us to do so, we also inform our social media, advertising and analysis partners about your use of our website, You can decise for yourself which categories you you want to deny or allow. Please note that based on your settings not all functionalities of the site are available. View our privacy policy.

Medical Science Monitor eISSN: 1643-3750
Medical Science Monitor eISSN: 1643-3750