Table 3.

Information Gain of Variables Used in the Final Prediction Model

Reference GroupInformation Gain (%)
Age28.1
Current smoker10.7
Hemoglobin7.7
Sex7.3
High density lipoprotein6.3
Hematocrit6.0
Gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase5.4
Mean cellular hemoglobin4.8
Uric acid4.4
Albumin3.7
Lactate dehydrogenase3.2
Mean corpuscular volume3.2
Systolic blood pressure3.1
Creatinine3.1
Blood urea nitrogen3.0