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Table 3 Multivariate Cox regression for mortality in our study cohort

From: Baseline low ALT activity is associated with increased long-term mortality after COPD exacerbations

Patients’ characteristicsHazard ratio (95% CI)P value
Lower quartile of ALT (<  11 IU/L)1.83 (1.08–3.1)0.025
Age (years)1.02 (0.99–1.05)0.110
Weight (kilograms)0.98 (0.97–0.99)0.02
Norton score (number)0.92 (0.86–0.98)0.016
Creatinine value (mg/dl)1.79 (1.14–2.81)0.011
Albumin concentration (mg/dl)0.67 (0.41–1.18)0.178
Cardiovascular disease1.56 (0.83–2.94)0.167