Table 4

Adjusted HRs (main covariate model) for exposure to inorganic dusts and fumes, for CKD, restricted to participants without quartz dust exposure

Adjusted* HR (95% CI)
Age <65 yearsAge ≥65 years
CKD1.17 (1.06 to 1.30)1.02 (0.97 to 1.08)
RRT1.17 (1.00 to 1.37)1.01 (0.88 to 1.15)
  • *The main model included adjustment for age, smoking status, smoking intensity and BMI.

  • BMI, body mass index; CKD, chronic kidney disease; RRT, renal replacement therapy.