Table 2.

Unadjusted all-cause and cause-specific mortality rates in the 1-yr follow-up period

Mortality Rate (deaths/1000 treatment-yr)
Hct < 30%30% ≤ Hct < 33%33% ≤ Hct < 36%36% ≤ Hct < 39%Hct ≥ 39%Overall
Nondiabetics
all-cause357252183179195229
cardiac141114837787101
infectious473020222027
other170108808087101
Diabetics
all-cause366267218208226253
cardiac15813210910384123
infectious643627282635
other14599817811695
All patients
all-cause361259199192207240
cardiac148122958886111
infectious543323252331
other15910481799899