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Table 1 Renal program census and modality distribution summary

From: Programmatic variation in home hemodialysis in Canada: results from a nationwide survey of practice patterns

Program Program type Total dialysis population In-center conventional HD PD Total HHD Total home (HHD + PD) In-center >3x/wk HD In-center 3x/wk NHD Home NHD 1 Home SDHD 2 Home non-NHD, non-SDHD
A = academic           
C = community   (% total) (% total) (% total) (% total) (% total) (% total) (% HHD) (% HHD) (% HHD)
1 A 399 69.9% 26.1% 1.8% 27.9% 2.3% 0% 85.7% 14.3% 0%
2 A 656 62.5% 23.0% 14.5% 37.5% 0% 0% 91.6% 8.4% 0%
3 A 958 69.4% 21.7% 6.6% 28.3% 2.3% 0% 73.0% 1.6% 25.4%
4 A 1267 77.3% 19.7% 2.1% 21.8% 0.9% 0% 33.3% 0% 66.7%
5 A 817 74.2% 19.7% 4.3% 24.0% 1.5% 0.4% 65.7% 20.0% 14.3%
6 A 513 77.0% 18.9% 2.1% 21.0% 1.9% 0% 63.6% 18.2% 18.2%
7 A 191 68.1% 18.8% 12.0% 30.8% 1.0% 0% 91.3% 0% 8.7%
8 A 983 77.4% 16.0% 4.8% 20.8% 0.6% 1.2% 57.4% 4.3% 38.3%
9 A 552 65.2% 14.5% 15.7% 30.2% 3.6% 1.3% 76.5% 17.6% 5.9%
10 A 746 75.6% 13.4% 5.5% 18.9% 5.5% 0% 36.6% 17.1% 46.3%
11 A 549 69.9% 11.8% 8.2% 20.0% 10.4% 0% 24.4% 17.8% 57.8%
12 A 187 91.4% 4.8% 3.7% 8.5% 0% 0% 85.7% 0% 14.3%
13 C 385 54.0% 31.4% 11.4% 42.8% 3.1% 0% 56.8% 40.9% 2.3%
14 C 232 74.1% 22.0% 3.0% 25.0% 0.9% 0% 57.2% 0% 42.8%
15 C 493 75.1% 16.8% 3.4% 20.2% 4.7% 0% 94.1% 0% 5.9%
16 C 415 84.3% 9.6% 2.4% 12.0% 3.6% 0% 81.8% 0% 18.2%
17 C 446 70.4% 9.9% 15.2% 25.1% 4.5% 0% 85.3% 7.4% 7.4%
Mean   72.7% 17.5% 6.9% 24.4% 2.3% 0.2% 68.2% 9.8% 21.9%
Median   74.1% 18.8% 4.8% 24.0% 2.3% 0.0% 73.0% 7.4% 14.3%
Standard Deviation   8.4% 6.6% 5.0% 8.4% 2.6% 0.4% 21.6% 11.2% 20.9%
  1. HD, hemodialysis; NHD, nocturnal hemodialysis; SDHD, short-daily hemodialysis; PD, peritoneal dialysis; HHD, home hemodialysis (consisting of all forms of NHD, SDHD and non-NHD/non-SDHD home hemodialysis).
  2. 1NHD: consisting of any NHD prescription including thrice weekly, every-other-night, or 4–6 times per week.
  3. 2SDHD: consisting of any SDHD prescription including 1.5-3.5 hour sessions on 5–7 days per week.