Table 4.

Adjusted multivariate analysis of treatment group, sex, age, and time to remission

HR (95% CI)
First RelapseStrict FRNSClinical FRNSSDNS
Treatment: 3 versus 6 months1.11 (0.74–1.64)1.08 (0.65–1.80)0.97 (0.60–1.56)0.62 (0.32–1.18)
Sex: male versus female1.19 (0.77–1.84)1.68 (0.92–3.06)1.77 (0.98–3.03)1.96 (0.90–4.28)
Age: <4 versus ≥4 yr1.22 (0.82–1.82)0.97 (0.59–1.62)0.97 (0.60–1.56)1.30 (0.69–2.44)
Time to remission (per day)1.01 (0.99–1.04)0.96 (0.92–1.01)0.98 (0.95–1.02)0.98 (0.93–1.03)
  • SDNS, steroid-dependent NS.