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Table 4 Causes of death

From: Range of plasma brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) levels in hemodialysis patients at a high risk of 1-year mortality and their relationship with the nutritional status: a retrospective cohort study in one institute

  Number %
Heart failure 19 24.3
Cerebrovascular disease 13 16.7
Infection 11 14.1
Cachexia/uremia 10 12.8
Sudden death 6 7.7
Malignant tumor 5 6.4
Gastrointestinal disease 5 6.4
Myocardial infarction 4 5.1
Others 5 6.4
Total 78 100