Table 2.

Hospital utilization by patients with CKD

Cr CategoryHospitalization Utilization (Average No./Patient-Yr)
All (n = 1658)0.84
<2.0 mg/dl (n = 1203)0.72
2.0 to 2.9 mg/dl (n = 289)0.96
3.0 to 3.9 mg/dl (n = 53)1.20
≥4.0 mg/dl (n = 113)1.56