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Table 4 Total 3-year cumulative incidence and event rates of hemorrhage (per 1,000 person years), its subtypes, and related endoscopy stratified by dialysis modality

From: The three-year incidence of major hemorrhage among older adults initiating chronic dialysis

Outcome   Total P value
Hemodialysis Peritoneal dialysis
Total hemorrhage 3-yr incidence 14.63% 13.58% 0.21
Event rate 53.37 48.86  
Upper gastrointestinal 3-yr incidence 6.09% 5.92% 0.76
Event rate 21.07 20.38  
Lower gastrointestinal 3-yr incidence 9.04% 8.21% 0.22
Event rate 31.85 28.59  
Intra-cerebral 3-yr incidence 0.88% 0.73% 0.51
Event rate 2.94 2.45  
Subarachnoid 3-yr incidence - -  
Event rate 0.30 0.46  
Gastrointestinal endoscopy 3-yr incidence 14.13% 17.84% <0.0001
Event rate 51.64 66.24  
  1. Note: 3-year cumulative incidence of subarachnoid hemorrhage cell values were suppressed for the purposes of privacy and confidentiality.