Table 1.

Patient demographics including angiographic indications and findingsa

PatientAge (yr)Months on DialysisCause of ESRFSmokerAngiogram IndicationAngiogram ResultAntianginal or BP-Lowering Drugs
15417DiabetesYesChest painNormalNone
26368APKDNoAssessment for transplantation (equivocal ETT)Moderate Cx disease (50%); normal RCA, LMS, and LAD.None
35646DiabetesNoAssessment for transplantation (equivocal ETT)Mild LAD diseaseLisinopril 5 mg OD, nifedipine 30 mg OD, doxazosin 2 mg OD
46444DiabetesYesAssessment for transplantation (unable to perform ETT)Trivial coronary diseaseAtenolol 25 mg OD, ISMN 60 mg OD
Mean ± SD or n (%)59 ± 544 ± 212 (50)4 (100)
  • a APKD, adult polycystic kidney disease; Cx, circumflex artery; ESRF, end-stage renal failure; ETT, exercise tolerance test; IHD, ischemic heart disease; LAD, left anterior descending artery; LMS, left main stem; OD, once daily; RCA, right coronary artery; ISMN, isosorbide mononitrate.