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Table 13 Center’s peritonitis rate

From: Annual peritoneal dialysis report 2014, the peritoneal dialysis registry

Peritonitis rate (episodes per year per facility) 0~ 1.0~ 2.0~ 3.0~ 4.0~ 5.0~ Subtotal No information available Total Mean
Number of facilities (%) 195 (85.9) 25 (11.0) 5 (2.2) 1 (0.4) 0 (0.0) 1 (0.4) 227 (100.0) 263 490 0.21
  1. These data were obtained from the PD-only patients in the patient survey
  2. Center’s peritonitis rate per patient-year = (Peritonitis episodes in 2014 in all patients in the facility ÷ Total months on PD in 2014 in all patients in the facility) × 12