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Table 2 Treatment modalities for 91 patients on maintenance hemodialysis for end stage renal disease in Ethiopia

From: Survival patterns of patients on maintenance hemodialysis for end stage renal disease in Ethiopia: summary of 91 cases

Characteristics N (%)
Frequency of dialysis sessions/week  
 Once 11(12.1)
 Twice 51(56.0)
 Three times 29 (31.9)
Duration of dialysis per session  
 3 hours 3(3.3)
 31/2 hours 84(92.3)
 4 hours 4(4.4)
EPO treatment  
 Yes 53(58.3)
 No 38(41.8)
Blood transfusion  
 Yes 59(64.8)
 No 32(35.2)
  1. EPO Erythropoietin.