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Table 5 The percent changes of the peak concentrations determined by the calculation using maximum and minimum value (mean ± SD) of each parameter shown in Table 3

From: Squared frequency-Kt/V: a new index of hemodialysis adequacy—correlation with solute concentrations by computer simulation

  Dialysis schedule Percent changes of peak concentrations [%]
n t V 1 K nr V 2 K 12 V 3 K 13 G β
Maximum value (mean + SD) 2 7 − 1.76 − 11.30 − 2.07 − 0.02 − 3.28 − 0.56 25.79
3 4 − 1.69 − 10.61 − 2.09 − 0.06 − 2.80 − 0.69 25.77
5 7 − 2.45 − 6.76 − 3.18 − 0.04 − 4.58 − 1.02 25.89
7 4 − 3.02 − 5.63 − 2.99 − 0.19 − 1.34 − 1.97 25.78
Minimum value (Mean −  SD) 2 7 1.81 13.93 2.18 0.03 4.12 0.74 − 25.79
3 4 2.04 13.08 2.32 0.09 3.72 0.83 − 25.65
5 7 2.98 7.67 3.66 0.06 6.27 1.45 − 25.77
7 4 3.49 6.35 3.63 0.29 2.47 2.49 − 25.79