Table 1.

Patient characteristicsa

CharacteristicsAll Patients (n = 165)Males (n = 116)Females (n = 49)
aPD, peritoneal dialysis.
Age [yr; mean (±SD)]57.5 (±14.4)57.8 (±14.5)56.7 (±14.4)
Duration of PD [mo; mean (±SD)]8 (±8)7 (±8)10 (±10)
Primary renal disease (n)1248638
Diabetic nephropathy (n)32257
Other renal diagnosis (n)954