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Table 3_1_1-1

2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 3_1_1.1
Adult hemodialysis patients with adequate dialysis (urea reduction ratio 65% or greater),a United States, 2002 and 2007
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 89.20.386.40.4
65 and over92.80.490.60.5
RaceWhite only89.30.487.40.5
Black only87.90.683.90.7
Asian only96.
Multiple racesDNADNA87.92.1
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races88.70.486.00.4
Non-Hispanic, White88.60.587.00.6
Non-Hispanic, Black87.80.684.10.7
Hispanic, all races92.10.888.90.9

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

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; SE: standard error.

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


Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 3_1_1-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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