Table 2.

Conventional factors associated with CAD among new patients with ESRD (model 1, r2 = 17%)

VariableAORaP Value
aAOR, adjusted odds ratio. Adjusted for conventional risk factors, including hypertension (measured as a cause of ESRD), predialysis systolic BP, serum cholesterol and triglyceride levels, and the factors listed.
Age (per 10 yr)1.690.0001
Male gender (versus female)1.320.0004
Predialysis diastolic BP (per 10 mmHg)0.840.0001
Diabetes mellitus (versus all other causes)2.080.0001
Smoking (versus never)1.440.0001