Table 4 —

Causes of death of diabetic subjects on hemodialysis

Cause of deathG groupP groupBoth groups
Cardiovascular disease191231
Infectious disease5914
 Pneumonia358
 Sepsis246
Malignant disease729
Bleeding437
Liver disease112
Other729
Total432972
  • Values are n. The G group consists of subjects with HbA1c < 7.5%, and the P group consists of subjects with HbA1c ≥ 7.5% at hemodialysis initiation.