Table 5. Impact of persistent or de novo LVH in the fifth posttransplant year on the subsequent occurrence of CHF

Model VariablesRelative RiskP
Model 1
    LVH in fifth year2.71 (1.17, 6.30)0.02
Model 2
    systolic BP (per 10 mmHg)1.51 (1.28, 1.79)<0.001
    hemoglobin (per 10 g/L decline)1.24 (1.05, 1.46)0.002
Model 3
    LVH in fifth year2.01 (0.86, 4.72)0.1
    Systolic BP (per 10 mmHg)1.48 (1.25, 1.77)<0.001
    Hemoglobin (per 10 g/L decline)1.24 (1.04, 1.46)0.013