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Table 3 Unadjusted logistic regression and exploratory multivariable logistic regression for predictors of experiencing a care gap

From: A virtual ward for home hemodialysis patients – a pilot trial

  Unadjusted model Multivariable adjusted model
  OR 95 % CI P OR 95 % CI P
Age (per year) 0.97 0.92–1.02 0.29 0.93 0.88–0.99 0.01
Age ≥60 years 0.36 0.11–1.13 0.08
Male 1.06 0.35–3.27 0.92
Primary kidney disease GN/autoimmune (vs. others) 0.75 0.24–2.27 0.61
Duration of RRT (per year) 1.02 0.98–1.06 0.26 1.01 0.98–1.05 0.47
Duration of HHD (per year) 1.03 0.89–1.21 0.67
CCI (per point) 1.24 0.97–1.59 0.08 1.60 1.12–2.29 0.007
Cancer history 0.96 0.21–2.85 0.94
Previous transplant 1.35 0.46–3.99 0.59
Permanent vascular accessa (vs. CVC) 1.64 0.48–5.60 0.43
Dependency status (vs. independent) 0.81 0.27–2.44 0.71
Reason for VW admission – hospital discharge (vs. others) 1.29 0.28–5.82 0.74
  1. GN = Glomerulonephritis, RRT = Renal Replacement Therapy, HHD = Home hemodialysis, CVC = Central Venous Catheter, VW = Virtual Ward. aNative arteriovenous fistula or graft, CCI = Charlson Comorbidity Index