Table 4. Predictors of Mortality in Patients With a Left Ventricular Assist Device
VariableHazard Ratio (95% CI)P Value
Baseline albumin0.6 (0.5–0.8)0.0002
History of AT2.3 (1.4–4.0)0.002
History of PeAF1.8 (1.0–3.0)0.03
History of CABG1.6 (1.0–2.5)0.02
History of ventricular arrhythmia1.4 (1.1–2.1)0.01
  • AT indicates atrial tachycardia; CABG, coronary artery bypass grafting; PeAF, persistent or permanent atrial fibrillation.