Table 3

Results

Mean values for patients who maintained target for the whole period

Mean values for the whole sample


Parameter

Total n° of cases

Mean value

Mean SD

Target maintained (cases number)

Target maintained %

Mean value

SD

Cases > 0


HAEMOGLOBIN

(g/dl)

536

11.43

0.42

23

4.3

11.3

0.91

536


KTV HD ^

461

1.46

0.7

281

61

1.37

0.06

441


KT/V PD^°

70

2.1

0.02

22

31.4

2.02

0.01

51


IRON

mcg/dl

536

59.79

16.76

511

95

59.75

17.4

531


FERRITIN

mcg/l

536

250.23

104.07

381

71.1

397.77

148.8

532


TRANSFERRIN

mg/dl

536

216.83

19.5

240

44.8

187.65

20.42

488


TRANSFERRIN SATURATION %

536

34.33

6.56

45

8.4

24.08

7.63

484


Erythropoietin dose

IU/Kg/wk

536

155.21

41.54

400

74.6

143.41

40.87

457


"zero" values are excluded from the calculation of averages.

^ Cases of patients undergoing both dialysis techniques during the observation period were excluded.

° Not all centres provided data.

Soffritti et al. BMC Nephrology 2009 10:33   doi:10.1186/1471-2369-10-33

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