Table 1. Fate of hemodialysis centers and the numbers of chronic dialysis patients treated at those particular centers before, 1 wk, 1 mo, and 3 mo after the disastera

Dialysis CentersNo. of dialysis patients
Before Disaster1 Week after Disaster1 Month after Disaster3 Months after Disaster
a DC, dialysis center.
Izmit Belediye DC106211263
Izmit State Hospital DC869200
Izmit Social Security Hospital DC8805255
Izmit Private Maruf DC700050
Karamürsel State Hospital DC10807
Adapazarı Private Nefromed DC1181375102
Adapazarı Social Security Hospital DC35000
Yalova State Hospital DC220011
Total439175239288