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Table 2 Patient Demographics (n = 26)

From: A multidisciplinary program for achieving lipid goals in chronic hemodialysis patients

Mean age (years) 55.7 + 11
Gender (M/F) 17 / 9
Race (n, %)  
   Black 21 (81)
   White 3 (11)
   Asian 2 (8)
Etiology of chronic renal failure* (n, %)  
   Diabetes mellitus 11 (42.3)
   Glomerulonephritis 9 (34.6)
   Unknown or other 5 (19.2)
   Hypertension 3 (11.5)
Median time on dialysis (months) 14.5 (range 0–153)
  1. *totals >100% due to 2 patients with combined etiology of diabetes mellitus and hypertension