Table 3.

Multivariable Model: Baseline Predictors of Acute Decompensated HF

Baseline VariablesHazard Ratio95% Confidence IntervalP Value
Randomized to intensive blood pressure arm0.600.44–0.820.001
Chronic kidney disease2.141.54–2.99<0.0001
Age ≥75 y2.351.59–3.48<0.0001
History of cardiovascular disease2.021.43–2.81<0.0001
Female0.720.49–1.030.077
Black race1.310.85–1.980.22
Seated systolic blood pressure (10 unit increase)1.161.04–1.300.008
Seated diastolic blood pressure (10 unit increase)0.800.68–0.950.012
Body mass index, kg/m21.041.02–1.070.002
Current smoker1.661.01–2.650.038
  • HF indicates heart failure.