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Table 3_1_3-1

2010 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_3.1
Patients with treated chronic kidney failure who received a transplant within 3 years of date of renal failure,a United States, 1996-2004
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
EthnicityHispanic, all races13.90.414.50.414.60.414.90.415.30.415.10.416.60.3
Non-Hispanic, all races18.
Non-Hispanic, White25.40.325.70.326.40.326.80.327.50.328.70.329.20.2
Non-Hispanic, Black10.

a All Medicare dialysis patients who initiated therapy in the given year were included. Patients with prior kidney transplants and patients over the age of 69 were excluded. Percentages are estimated using the Kaplan-Meier methodology. Followup is censored at removal from the list, death, or the end of the 3-year period.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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

Source: National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, United States Renal Data System.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 3_1_3-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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