Table 3.

RR between log-transformed UACR (mg/mmol) and cancer mortality

Mortality causeMenWomen
UnivariateAdjusted*UnivariateAdjusted*
RR (95% CI)PRR (95% CI)PRR (95% CI)PRR (95% CI)P
All-cause cancer1.31 (1.18-1.46)<0.0011.20 (1.06-1.36)0.0061.23 (1.09-1.39)0.0011.11 (0.96-1.29)0.16
Lung cancer1.28 (1.12-1.47)<0.0011.22 (1.05-1.43)0.011.15 (0.88-1.50)0.291.06 (0.77-1.46)0.73
Colorectal cancer1.37 (1.06-1.77)0.021.14 (0.88-1.49)0.311.51 (1.19-1.90)<0.0011.39 (0.97-2.00)0.08
Prostate cancer1.60 (1.21-2.11)0.0011.40 (1.01-1.95)0.04
Other cancers1.24 (1.00-1.54)0.051.12 (0.90-1.41)0.301.23 (1.05-1.43)0.011.10 (0.91-1.34)0.33
  • *RRs adjusted for age, race/ethnicity, cigarette smoking, hypertension, diabetes, chronic kidney disease (defined as MDRD eGFR <60 mL/min/1.73 m2), and BMI.