Table 3_1_4-3

2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

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Table 3_1_4.3
Adult hemodialysis patients with hematocrit 33 or greater,a by State, 2000 and 2006
State20062000
PercentSEPercentSE
United Statesb92.20.177.8--
Alabama91.90.475.80.6
Alaska93.31.785.03.0
Arizona93.70.481.20.7
Arkansas85.70.769.61.0
California91.90.278.10.3
Colorado94.00.588.70.8
Connecticut92.50.577.60.9
Delaware94.50.786.01.4
District of Columbia91.60.874.21.3
Florida92.60.278.40.4
Georgia91.90.368.10.5
Hawaii94.00.685.01.1
Idaho89.01.374.42.2
Illinois91.50.378.70.4
Indiana92.10.482.80.6
Iowa93.20.677.81.1
Kansas89.50.782.91.0
Kentucky92.00.579.60.8
Louisiana92.10.479.10.6
Maine92.31.080.51.5
Maryland91.90.476.20.6
Massachusetts92.20.581.90.7
Michigan92.40.372.90.5
Minnesota93.80.581.00.8
Mississippi90.50.481.10.7
Missouri90.70.475.00.7
Montana87.51.581.11.9
Nebraska92.90.876.51.4
Nevada92.20.880.01.4
New Hampshire94.80.985.81.6
New Jersey93.00.379.00.5
New Mexico94.20.683.61.0
New York91.20.273.10.4
North Carolina93.20.379.00.5
North Dakota89.01.570.52.5
Ohio92.30.377.90.5
Oklahoma93.30.575.80.9
Oregon91.50.785.11.0
Pennsylvania92.30.374.30.5
Puerto Rico91.30.577.40.8
Rhode Island95.00.979.41.5
South Carolina92.40.372.60.7
South Dakota93.41.183.61.6
Tennessee91.80.470.10.7
Texas92.60.283.10.3
Utah92.10.976.31.7
Vermont82.82.472.23.0
Virginia92.40.381.90.5
Washington93.20.486.40.7
West Virginia88.00.980.11.2
Wisconsin92.10.480.30.8
Wyoming95.01.682.73.0

a Estimates are age adjusted. Methodology for calculating the anemia management measure has been changed since 2004 data. Prior to 2004, the percentage included all patients. Since 2004, the percentage estimate includes only the erythropoietin-treated patients.

b Standard error is unavailable for 2000 data.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Data from the unit-specific report for dialysis patients, University of Michigan Kidney Epidemiology and Cost Center.

 

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