Table 2.

Risk of hospitalization, ER, or ICU-CCU encounter for acute dialysis, hyperkalemia, or congestive heart failure immediately after a missed hemodialysis treatment

EventEvent Rate 
(per 100 treatments)OR (95% CI) of Event after a Missed Treatment 
(versus Received Treatment)
Received TreatmentMissed TreatmentUnadjusted ModelCovariate Adjusted Model
Urgent hospital dialysis0.32.67.69 (7.51 to 7.87)6.93 (6.77 to 7.10)
Hyperkalemia0.020.420.3 (19.3 to 21.3)17.5 (16.6 to 18.4)
Congestive heart failure0.20.85.41 (5.24 to 5.58)5.00 (4.84 to 5.16)