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Table 17 PD patient distribution, by PD vintage and treatment for EPS

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

PD vintage <1 year 1–<2 years 2–<4 years 4–<6 years 6–<8 years 8–<10 years ≥10 years Subtotal No information available Total Mean SD
EPS (−) (%) 1130 (99.6) 909 (99.3) 1326 (99.5) 764 (99.7) 371 (98.4) 172 (98.9) 215 (99.1) 4887 (99.4) 7302 (91.9) 12,189 (94.7) 3.34 3.19
EPS (+) surgery (+), steroids (+) EPS (+) surgery (+), steroids (+) (%) 4 (0.4) 6 (0.7) 6 (0.5) 1 (0.1) 5 (1.3) 2 (1.1) 1 (0.5) 25 (0.5) 500 (6.3) 525 (4.1) 4.15 3.89
EPS (+) surgery (+), steroids (−) EPS (+) surgery (+), steroids (−) (%) 16 (0.2) 16 (0.1)
EPS (+) surgery (−), steroids (+) EPS (+) surgery (−), steroids (+) (%) 1 (0.1) 1 (0.1) 1 (0.3) 3 (0.1) 65 (0.8) 68 (0.5) 3.89 3.29
EPS (+) surgery (−), steroids (−) EPS (+) surgery (−), steroids (−) (%) 1 (0.1) 1 (0.5) 2 (0.0) 65 (0.8) 67 (0.5) 8.38 4.89
Subtotal (%) 1135 (100.0) 915 (100.0) 1333 (100.0) 766 (100.0) 377 (100.0) 174 (100.0) 217 (100.0) 4917 (100.0) 7948 (100.0) 12,865 (100.0) 3.35 3.20
Unspecified 8 1 12 9 6 5 5 46 258 304 5.26 4.37
No information available 152 140 173 100 71 38 42 716 3245 3961 3.65 3.60
Total 1295 1056 1518 875 454 217 264 5679 11,451 17,130 3.40 3.27
  1. These data were obtained from the patients on PD and the patients with past PD history currently on another dialysis modality