Table 3_1_1-2a

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_1.2a
Adult hemodialysis patients with adequate dialysis (urea reduction ratio 65% or greater),a by race, United States, 2007
    Single race
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianAI/AN
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 89.20.389.30.487.90.696.31.193.42.0
Age18–4484.91.086.71.483.01.688.96.180.87.7
45–6486.70.686.40.885.50.997.51.494.52.7
65 and over92.80.492.00.593.60.796.71.598.11.9
GenderMale85.50.585.70.783.40.997.51.391.13.2
Female93.80.494.40.592.70.795.01.995.82.4

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 March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 3_1_1-2a: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/3_endstagerenaldisease/T3_1_1-2a.html