Table 3

Univariable associations between gender and number of prereferral consultations, recorded haematuria, investigation by ‘blood test’ and ultrasound scan

 Bladder cancer (n=740)Renal cancer (n=287)
Men (n=538)Women (n=202)Men (n=169)Women (n=118)
nPer centnPer centp ValuenPer centnPer centp Value
Number of prereferral consultations
 132059.510250.5<0.0018952.74538.10.093
 215829.44622.84929.03832.2
 3407.42311.41710.11613.6
 481.5115.453.086.8
 5+122.2209.995.3119.3
 1–247888.814873.3<0.00113881.78370.30.025
 3+6011.25426.73118.33529.7
Haematuria
 Yes39473.214370.80.515733.72319.50.008
 No14426.85929.211266.39580.5
Ultrasound scan
 Yes397.23617.8<0.0014426.03529.70.50
 No49992.816682.212574.08370.3
Blood test
 Yes20738.54723.3<0.0017142.04538.10.510
 No33161.515576.79858.07361.0