Table 4

Hazard Ratio (HR) and 95% Confidence Intervals (CI) for risk of all-cause, cancer-specific, and circulatory death, stratified by Charlson Comorbidity index
Total Men Women
All-cause Cancer Circulatory All-cause Cancer Circulatory All-cause Cancer Circulatory
HR 95%CI HR 95%CI HR 95%CI HR 95%CI HR 95%CI HR 95%CI HR 95%CI HR 95%CI HR 95%CI
Comorbidity Index <3
Score=0 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref
Score=1 1.30 1.07, 1.58 0.97 0.70, 1.36 1.47 1.09, 1.98 1.22 0.85, 1.58 1.30 0.91, 1.85 1.12 0.78, 1.60 1.41 1.00, 1.99 0.63 0.29, 1.36 2.15 1.21, 3.72
Score=2 1.85 1.45, 2.38 1.23 0.68, 2.21 2.73 1.68, 4.43 1.53 1.14, 2.00 0.83 0.50, 1.37 2.25 1.40, 3.62 3.05 2.05, 4.52 2.50 0.93, 6.71 4.30 1.94, 9.53
Score=3 3.16 2.03, 4.94 0.64 0.16, 2.50 1.06 0.30, 3.75 3.30 1.94, 5.64 0.63 0.12, 3.27 0.87 0.22, 3.44 1.89 0.52, 6.79 0.52 0.06, 4.84 1.32 0.08, 22.13
Score=4 13.32 6.15, 28.87 17.66 9.86, 31.64 11.27 5.72, 22.22 19.20 9.17, 40.20
P for trend <0.001 0.844 <0.001 0.002 0.938 0.009 <0.001 0.692 0.001
Comorbidity Index =3
Score=0 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref
Score=1 1.30 1.07, 1.57 1.31 0.87, 1.96 1.15 0.81, 1.62 1.18 0.93, 1.43 1.54 1.00, 2.37 1.43 1.06, 1.92 0.99 0.81, 1.19 0.84 0.43, 1.63 1.08 0.85, 1.39
Score=2 1.98 1.60, 2.44 1.29 0.80, 2.08 2.18 1.63, 2.90 1.81 1.08, 2.19 1.93 0.97, 3.85 1.35 0.99, 1.86 2.47 1.74, 3.50 1.04 0.44, 2.43 2.26 1.58, 3.23
Score=3 2.52 1.99, 3.18 3.27 2.07, 5.17 2.38 1.28, 4.41 3.57 3.57, 9.86 4.36 1.86, 10.23 5.96 2.10, 16.92 3.69 1.81, 7.55 6.66 1.97, 22.50
Score=4 10.22 5.08, 20.58 3.66 1.93, 6.95 16.55 6.66, 41.11 6.23 2.14, 15.81 0.64 0.09, 4.85 9.14 6.71, 12.46 9.36 3.73, 23.52 4.55 1.09, 18.99
P for trend <0.001 0.009 <0.001 <0.001 0.001 0.001 <0.001 0.777 <0.001
Comorbidity Index =4
Score=0 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref 1.00 Ref
Score=1 1.30 1.07, 1.58 0.97 0.70, 1.36 1.47 1.09, 1.98 1.22 0.85, 1.58 0.93 0.56, 1.56 1.07 0.71, 1.62 1.41 1.11, 1.78 1.72 0.88, 3.33 1.25 0.84, 1.86
Score=2 1.85 1.45, 2.38 1.23 0.68, 2.21 2.73 1.68, 4.43 1.53 1.14, 2.00 0.68 0.35, 1.35 2.04 1.29, 3.24 2.16 1.57, 2.98 2.06 0.98, 4.37 2.28 1.42, 3.65
Score=3 3.16 2.03, 4.94 0.64 0.16, 2.50 1.06 0.30, 3.75 3.30 1.94, 5.64 3.51 1.66, 7.44 3.85 1.79, 8.29 1.60 1.02, 2.53 3.04 1.41, 6.53 0.71 0.23, 2.20
Score=4 13.32 6.15, 28.87 17.66 9.86, 31.64 11.27 5.72, 22.22 10.76 5.29, 21.89 14.44 6.11, 34.15 5.85 2.61, 13.09 26.72 7.81, 91.37
P for trend <0.001 0.003 <0.001 <0.001 0.965 <0.001 <0.001 0.003 0.002

All models were adjusted for age, gender, poverty to income ratio, race ethnicity group, smoking behavior, alcohol consumption, vigorous physical activity, and BMI.

Van Hemelrijck et al.

Van Hemelrijck et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:895   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-895

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