T3_1_3_1

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_3.1
Patients with treated chronic kidney failure who received a transplant within 3 years of date of renal failure,a United States, 2000-2005
  200520042003200220012000
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 17.40.218.00.217.90.218.50.218.50.219.20.2
Age0-1968.21.468.01.469.91.368.41.467.81.468.01.4
20-3928.90.531.10.531.20.532.40.532.40.533.90.5
40-5917.00.217.60.217.60.218.00.218.90.319.50.3
60-699.70.29.60.29.30.29.40.28.10.28.40.2
GenderMale18.70.219.40.219.50.220.10.219.90.220.80.3
Female15.50.216.20.215.90.216.40.316.70.317.40.3
RaceWhite22.20.222.80.223.30.324.00.324.60.325.20.3
Black9.70.210.00.29.40.29.80.29.10.210.00.2
American Indian/Alaska Native9.81.011.01.08.70.912.61.18.70.913.31.1
Asian17.40.819.70.821.10.920.50.918.80.919.90.9
EthnicityHispanic, all races14.00.414.10.414.90.414.90.415.30.415.90.4
Non-Hispanic, all races17.90.218.70.218.40.219.00.218.90.219.80.2
Non-Hispanic, White24.60.325.40.325.70.326.40.326.80.327.50.3
Non-Hispanic, Black9.60.210.00.29.30.29.80.29.10.210.00.2

a. All Medicare dialysis patients who initiated therapy in the given year were included. Patients with prior kidney transplants and patients over the age of 69 were excluded from the measure. Percentages are estimated using the Kaplan-Meier methodology. Followup is censored at removal from the list, death, or the end of the 3-year period.

Key: SE: standard error.

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

 

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Internet Citation: T3_1_3_1: 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_3_1.html