Table 1.

Patients' characteristics and results from the Cox model for the clinical cohort of patients with multiple myeloma

n (%)HR (95% CI)P
Gender
 Female343 (42.0%)1 (—)0.89
 Male473 (58.0%)1.00 (0.83–1.20)
D&S stage
 I241 (29.5%)1 (—)<0.001
 II and III575 (70.5%)2.19 (1.76–2.74)
Age, y
 <60339 (41.5%)1 (—)
 60–70279 (34.2%)1.72 (1.37–2.16)<0.001
 ≥70198 (24.3%)3.46 (2.70–4.44)
Admission
 Before 2001223 (27.3%)1 (—)
 2001–2007285 (34.9%)1.13 (0.90–1.42)0.56
 After 2007308 (37.8%)1.12 (0.83–1.50)