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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 36b
Hemodialysis patients with arteriovenous fistula as primary mode of vascular access, by ethnicity, United States, 2005
Population group Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic, all races
All races White Black
Percent SEa Percent SEa Percent SEa Percent SEa Percent SEa
Total   44 7.5 42 1.2 46 1.3 38 1.5 51 0.3
Age 18-44 52 6.9 51 1.8 54 2.1 49 2.1 59 1.3
45-64 45 7.4 43 1.5 46 1.8 39 1.8 52 0.6
65 and over 40 7.7 39 1.4 44 1.5 30 2.2 46 0.7
Gender Male 53 6.9 51 1.2 54 1.4 48 1.6 58 0.5
Female 33 8.2 32 1.6 34 1.8 29 2.0 41 0.6

a Standard error was calculated based on sample size assuming random sample design.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, End-Stage Renal Disease Clinical Performance Measures Project.

 

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