T3_1_2_2b

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_2.2b
Dialysis patients under age 70 who were registered on a waiting list for transplantation,a by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 17.20.217.10.218.80.213.50.217.80.4
Age0-1949.71.649.72.051.32.845.33.249.42.8
20-3927.00.527.30.634.11.021.30.725.91.2
40-5918.30.218.40.221.80.413.20.317.90.5
60-6911.30.211.30.212.10.38.50.310.80.5
GenderMale18.20.218.00.219.70.314.10.319.40.5
Female16.00.216.00.217.40.412.70.315.60.6

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_2b: 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_2b.html