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Table 4 Patient characteristics: breakdown of total patients and number of patients per facility

From: Questionnaire survey on nutritional supplement therapy and exercise training at hemodialysis facilities in Japan

  Number of patients (%) Number of patients per facility, median (IQR) Rate of patients per facility
(%, mean ± SD)
Total patients 88,492 70 (42–110)  
 Inpatients 8501 (9.6) 1 (0–9)  
 Outpatients 79,991 (90.4) 64 (34–104)  
Patients aged ≥ 65 years (n = 86,361) 54,770 (63.4) 44 (26–69) (64.3 ± 14.4)
Patients with albumin ≤3.5 g/dL (n = 86,136) 32,331 (37.6) 24 (11–41) (37.6 ± 20.4)
  1. IQR interquartile range, SD standard deviation