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Table 1 Background demographics of patients studied

From: Vascular function assessed with cardiovascular magnetic resonance predicts survival in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease

Number 144  
Age 51.5 (11.2)
Male (%) 90 (62.5)
Height (m) 169.5 (9.8)
Weight (kg) 75.9 (16.1)
On dialysis (%) 110 (76.4)
   Haemodialysis 61 (42.4)
   Peritoneal dialysis 49 (34.0)
RRT time (months) 6.0 (42.0)
Past history of IHD (%) 24 (16.7)
Diabetes (%) 46 (31.9)
Smoker (%)   
   Never 83 (57.6)
   Current 38 (26.4)
   Ex 23 (16.0)
SBP (mmHg) 140.2 (24.2)
DBP (mmHg) 82.9 (12.8)
Cross sectional aortic volume (mL) 5.0 (2.0)
Aortic distensibilty (x 10-3 mmHg-1) 2.4 (2.0)
Aortic volumetric arterial strain 0.13 (0.09)
  1. Results are show as mean with standard deviation in parenthesis or number with percentage in parenthesis as appropriate, except for RRT time and measures of vascular function which are displayed as median and inter quartile range.