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Table 3 Survival for HHD patients and matched IHD and PD patients

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

Overall survival
With censoring only at end of study
  HHD IHD PD
Median (IQR) years 18.5
(10.4-NAa)
11.9
(3.8- NAa)
15.0
(5.1- NAa)
Comparison with HHD (p value) <  0.001 0.002
Mean years 16.6 12.5 13.8
With censoring at end of study and recovered native renal function
  HHD IHD PD
Median (IQR) years 18.5
(10.4- NAa)
12.0
(3.8- NAa)
15.1
(5.1- NAa)
Comparison with HHD (p value) <  0.001 0.003
Mean years 16.5 12.6 13.9
Survival on initial RRT only
With censoring at all changes from the initial modality
  HHD IHD PD
Median
(IQR) years
NAb
(8.4-NA)
6.3
(2.9–11.5)
6.1
(3.2–6.6)
Comparison with HHD (p value) < 0.001 < 0.001
Mean years 9.8 8.2 7.3
Survival on dialysis treatment only
With censoring at renal transplantation, recovered native renal function and end of study
  HHD IHD PD
Median
(IQR) years
8.4 (6.7–10.7) 6.2 (2.9–11.4) 5.2 (3.1–7.5)
Comparison with HHD (p value) 0.001 < 0.001
Mean years 8.1 8.0 6.4
  1. a Not Available, survival > 25% at end of follow up
  2. bNot Available, survival > 50% at end of follow up