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Table 2 Duration and frequency of initial and subsequent renal replacement therapies for the respective cohorts

From: Improved long-term survival with home hemodialysis compared with institutional hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis: a matched cohort study

  HHD IHD PD
Initial RRT
Median duration (IQR) years
First period with 2.1 2.3 1.4
HHD/IHD/PD (1.1–3.1; n = 152) (1.1–3.9; n = 608) (0.8–2.4; n = 456)
Total treatment with 2.4 2.6 1.5
HHD/IHD/PD (1.2–3.6; n = 152) (1.3–4.9; n = 608) (0.9–2.7; n = 456)
Other RRT
Median duration (IQR) years
Renal transplantation 8.9 8.6 8.4
  (5.1–13.5; n = 114) (3.8–12.3; n = 312) (4.3–13.1; n = 311)
HHD 3.2 (2.3–6.8; n = 10) 0.8 (0.3–0.8; n = 5)
IHD 2.3
(0.6–4.8; n = 36)
3.0
(0.7–8.8; n = 174)
PD 0 1.7 (0.6–2.7; n = 15)