Table 1.

Demographic characteristics of study cohorta

Age (yr)63676049
Diabetes (%)42383733
CVD (%)48674723
Race (%)
    Southeast Asian11121610
    Native Canadian1132
  • a There were no significant differences in race, age, and presence of diabetes or cardiovascular disease between the study cohort and the entire male chronic kidney disease (CKD) population in Vancouver, BC. CVD, cardiovascular disease; HD, hemodialysis; PD, peritoneal dialysis; TP renal transplant.