Table 2: Distribution of specific cardiovascular disease risk factors among haemodialysed patients by gender.

Variables MalesFemalesTotalp value
N%N%N%

(1) Anaemia
 No2825.70.504
 Yes2392101003394.2

(2) CRP
 Positive18729902777.10.250
 Negative728110822.8

(3) Mean values (Mean SD)
 Haemoglobin (g/dL)0.054
 Phosphate (mg/L)0.894
 Calcium (mg/L)0.065