Table 3_1_4-2a

2008 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_4.2a
Adult hemodialysis patients with hemoglobin 11 g/dL or greater,a by race, United States, 2006
Population groupTotalWhiteBlackAsianAI/AN
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total840.4840.5830.7871.9872.8
Age18–44811.1841.6781.7963.0954.5
45–64830.6830.9831.0873.3854.2
65 and over850.6850.7861.1852.8854.8
GenderMale840.5840.7830.9862.7854.5
Female830.6830.8831.0892.5873.6

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

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 September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 3_1_4-2a: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/3_endstagerenaldisease/T3_1_4-2a.html