Table 2.

Adjusted odds ratios for CPD take-on in subgroups, based on BMI, relative to 1996 to 1997 (P1)a

BMI (kg/m2)nP2 (1998 to 1999)P3 (2000 to 2001)P4 (2002 to 2003)
<1954,2170.78 (0.71 to 0.84)0.51 (0.46 to 0.56)0.43 (0.39 to 0.48)
19 to 24244,4740.72 (0.69 to 0.75)0.71 (0.68 to 0.74)0.63 (0.60 to 0.66)
25 to 29177,7680.74 (0.71 to 0.78)0.73 (0.69 to 0.76)0.65 (0.62 to 0.68)
≥30163,1450.76 (0.72 to 0.81)0.76 (0.72 to 0.80)0.67 (0.63 to 0.70)
  • a Analyses in each subgroup adjusted for age, gender, race, ethnicity, employment status, insurance status, ESRD network, cause of ESRD, coexisting conditions or risk factors reported on Medical Evidence Form 2728, plasma hemoglobin, serum albumin, and estimated GFR.