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Table 2 Center characteristics of respondents

From: Perceptions of pediatric nephrologists regarding timing of dialysis initiation in children in Canada

Center characteristics Number Percentage (%)
Multidisciplinary chronic kidney disease clinicsa 33 94
Transplant program (pediatric or adult) 28 80
Dialysis program (pediatric or adult) 34 97
Chronic kidney disease populationa   
 >10 patients 23 68
 >20 patients 9 26
 >30 patients 3 9
Formal patient/family education process regarding dialysis initiation (modality and timing) 11 31
Formal policy on dialysisa 0 0
  1. aDenotes a question with 34 respondents