Table 3.

RR for hospitalization (adjusteda)

Hospitalization TypeRR
Estimate95% CIP Value
Non–access-related1.611.15 to 2.250.01
    cardiovascular1.851.19 to 2.860.006
    other1.531.07 to 2.190.02
Access-related1.521.02 to 2.280.04
  • a Adjusted for dialysis site, race, gender, cause of ESRD (diabetes, hypertension, other), age, peripheral vascular disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and cardiac disease.