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Table 8 Knowledge of HIV related guidelines

From: Acceptance situation of HIV patients in Japanese dialysis facilities—questionnaire survey by the Infection Survey Subcommittee

‘The Guidelines for Dialysis of HIV Positive Patients’ published by Japanese Association of Dialysis Physicians and Japanese Society for Dialysis Therapy in 2010
 Very familiar Aware without practice Vaguely familiar Unknown
 11.3% 43.2% 38.6% 7.4%
   Number of valid responses 2552
  (some facilities selected several answers at the same time)
‘The Guidelines on Fundamental Handling and Infection Control in Dialysis Facilities in the fourth revised edition’ published in 2015
 Very familiar Aware without practice Vaguely familiar Unknown
 20.2.% 46.7% 26.7% 6.7%
   Number of valid responses 2553
  (some facilities selected several answers at the same time)
‘Treatment Guidelines for HIV’ published by research division of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare in 2016
 Very familiar Aware without practice Vaguely familiar Unknown
 6.1% 27.7% 42.8% 23.6%
   Number of valid responses 2546
  (some facilities selected several answers at the same time)