T3_1_2_2a

2011 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_2.2a
Dialysis patients under age 70 who were registered on a waiting list for transplantation,a by race, United States, 2007
          American Indian/Alaska Native
  TotalWhiteBlackAsian
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 17.20.218.50.213.50.232.20.913.31.1
Age0-1949.71.649.82.145.83.161.85.563.210.5
20-3927.00.531.00.821.50.746.62.615.02.6
40-5918.30.220.70.313.30.335.21.313.51.4
60-6911.30.211.80.38.50.320.81.28.81.4
GenderMale18.20.219.60.314.10.331.61.113.91.5
Female16.00.216.90.312.80.333.01.412.61.5

a. The measure includes all incident end stage renal disease (ESRD) patients�in the given year who were under age 70 and had a known State of residence in the 50 States�or the District of Columbia. Patients who received a transplant at any time from a live donor were excluded. The measure was calculated as the percentage (by Kaplan-Meier methodology) who were either wait-listed or received a deceased-donor kidney within 1 year of their ESRD initiation date.

Key: SE: standard error.

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

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T3_1_2_2a: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/3_chronickidneydisease/T3_1_2_2a.html