Table 1

Predictive values of natriuretic peptides (NPs) on admission for future clinical adverse events

VariablesHR95% CIP value
(A) Univariate analysis
Total ANP (per 10 pM)1.011.00 to 1.020.108
β-ANP (per 10 pM)1.140.93 to 1.370.185
Pro-ANP (per 10 pM)1.181.03 to 1.340.018
BNP (per 10 pM)1.020.99 to 1.030.101
Pro-BNP (per 10 pM)1.031.00 to 1.050.058
NT-pro-BNP (per 10 pM)1.001.00 to 1.010.002
(B) Age and sex-adjusted model
Pro-ANP (per 10 pM)1.191.03 to 1.340.018
NT-pro-BNP (per 10 pM)1.001.00 to 1.010.002
(C) Age, sex and BMI-adjusted model
Pro-ANP (per 10 pM)1.071.02 to 1.110.001
NT-pro-BNP (per 10 pM)1.001.00 to 1.010.001
(D) Age, sex and eGFR-adjusted model
Pro-ANP (per 10 pM)1.051.00 to 1.100.046
NT-pro-BNP (per 10 pM)1.001.00 to 1.010.062
  • Values expressed per 10 pM increases of each NP.

  • ANP, A-type natriuretic peptide;BMI, body mass index; BNP, B-type natriuretic peptide; eGFR, estimated glomerular filtration rate.