Table 3_1_4-2b

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_4.2b
Adult hemodialysis patients with hemoglobin 11 g/dL or greater,a by ethnicity, United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
All racesWhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total840.4830.4830.6830.7851.0
Age18–44811.1791.3822.0771.7882.2
45–64830.6820.7821.1831.0851.5
65 and over850.6850.6850.8861.1851.6
GenderMale840.5830.6840.8830.9861.3
Female830.6830.7830.9831.0851.6

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.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 3_1_4-2b: 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_4-2b.html