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Table 2 Diagnosis of admission in patients by sex and in the total population studied

From: Acute kidney injury is more common in men than women after accounting for socioeconomic status, ethnicity, alcohol intake and smoking history

Parameter Total population Male Female P
N 3534 1878 1656 -
Cardiology (n, %) 707 (20.0) 446 (23.7) 261 (15.8) < 0.001
Gastroenterology (n, %) 463 (13.1) 213 (11.3) 250 (15.1)
Musculoskeletal/trauma (n, %) 407 (11.5) 174 (9.3) 233 (14.1)
Malignancy (n, %) 275 (7.8) 179 (9.5) 96 (5.8)
Neurology (n, %) 152 (4.3) 57 (3.0) 95 (5.7)
Renal (n, %) 208 (5.9) 148 (7.9) 60 (3.6)
Respiratory (n, %) 279 (7.9) 134 (7.1) 145 (8.8)
Infection (n, %) 630 (17.8) 338 (18.0) 292 (17.6)
Other (n, %) 294 (8.3) 124 (6.6) 170 (10.3)
Not Specified (n, %) 119 (3.4) 65 (3.5) 54 (3.3)