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Table 1 Patients’ characteristics

From: Effect of cinacalcet availability and formulary listing on parathyroidectomy rate trends

  2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  (%) (%) (%) (%) (%) (%) (%) (%) (%) (%)
Age (years)           
 <55 28.3 27.3 26.9 25.3 24.4 23.8 23.1 22.7 22.6 22.2
 55-64 20.7 21.4 21.2 22.1 22.2 22.2 22.2 22.2 22.1 22.0
 65-75 30.1 29.8 29.6 29.9 30.1 29.9 29.9 29.5 29.5 29.8
 ≥75 20.9 21.5 22.3 22.7 23.3 24.2 24.8 25.6 25.8 26.1
Sex           
 Female 39.7 40.5 39.9 40.3 39.9 40.4 41.0 40.8 41.3 40.5
 Male 60.3 59.5 60.1 59.8 60.1 59.6 59.0 59.2 58.7 59.5
Dialysis modality           
 Hemodialysis 77.0 78.3 80.2 81.7 82.1 83.4 84.1 84.1 84.5 85.0
 Peritoneal dialysis 23.1 21.7 19.8 18.3 17.9 16.6 15.9 15.9 15.5 15.1
Incidence vs. prevalence           
 Prevalent 55.3 55.7 57.3 58.3 59.6 60.2 61.4 61.7 62.4 66.7
 Incident 44.7 44.3 42.7 41.7 40.4 39.9 38.6 38.3 37.6 33.3