Table 1.

Clinical data on hemodialysis patients with and without ischemic heart diseasea

CharacteristicIschemic Heart DiseaseNo Ischemic Heart Disease
aACEI, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor; CA, calcium antagonist.
No. of patients2132
Age (yr)70 ± 2.2 (range, 50 to 86)63 ± 2.5 (range, 32 to 90)
Treated with nitrates21/210/32
Treated with ACEI6/212/32
Treated with CA3/219/32
Treated with ACEI + CA2/212/32
Treated with erythropoietin19/2129/32