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Table 4 What influenced you most in making your decision? Quantitative responses

From: Choice of dialysis modality: patients’ experiences and quality of decision after shared decision-making

Total sample
(n = 148)
Home-based treatment
(n = 121)
Hospital-based treatment
(n = 24)
Talking to the dialysis coordinator
94%
Talking to the dialysis coordinator
96%
Talking to the dialysis coordinator
96%
Talking to your doctor
43%
Talking to your doctor
47%
Patient decision aid
38%
Patient decision aid
39%
Patient decision aid
40%
Speaking to other patients/ Talking to your doctor
25%
Kidney school
25%
Something elsea/Looking on the internet
9%
Something elsea
17%
Speaking to other patients
11%
Speaking to other patients
8%
Kidney school
8%
Something elsea
9%
  
  1. a‘Something else’ was most commonly relatives, either the patient’s spouse or children