ASSOCIATION BETWEEN NEUTROPHIL-TO-LYMPHOCYTE RATIO AND PLATELET-TO-LYMPHOCYTE RATIO WITH 1-YEAR MORTALITY IN HEMODIALYSIS PATIENT IN WANGAYA REGIONAL GENERAL HOSPITAL

  • I PUTU YOGI SASTRAWAN General Practitioner, Wangaya Regional General Hospital, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia.
  • CHRISTINA PERMATA SHALIM General Practitioner, Wangaya Regional General Hospital, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia.

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to determine whether neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) and platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio (PLR) are associated with mortality risk in patients with hemodialysis (HD).


Methods: We conducted a retrospective cohort study among regular HD patients at Wangaya Regional General Hospital. Data were collected from patients’ medical records in June 2018 and followed up until May 2019.


Results: NLR and PLR were significantly associated with 1-year mortality (p=0.047 and p=0.009), with higher NLR (NLR>2.84) and higher PLR (PLR>10) associated with higher risk of 1-year mortality (relative risk [RR]=3.36 and RR=5.19).


Conclusion: NLR and PLR were significantly associated with 1-year mortality in patients with HD.

Keywords: Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio, Platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio, Hemodialysis, Chronic kidney disease

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I PUTU YOGI SASTRAWAN, and CHRISTINA PERMATA SHALIM. “ASSOCIATION BETWEEN NEUTROPHIL-TO-LYMPHOCYTE RATIO AND PLATELET-TO-LYMPHOCYTE RATIO WITH 1-YEAR MORTALITY IN HEMODIALYSIS PATIENT IN WANGAYA REGIONAL GENERAL HOSPITAL”. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, Vol. 13, no. 1, Nov. 2019, pp. 50-52, doi:10.22159/ajpcr.2020.v13i1.35609.
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