Table 1.

Patient characteristics

Range
Male/female17/8
Age (years)54 ± 1328 to 78
Duration on dialysis (months)25 ± 231 to 66
Urine volume (L/day)0.64 ± 0.470.04 to 1.93
3 times per week/2 times per week21/4
Treatment length (minutes)193 ± 22165 to 240
Qb (ml/min)398 ± 52300 to 450
Qd (ml/min)656 ± 153500 to 800
spKt/V (per week)4.3 ± 1.02.5 to 5.9
Ultrafiltration (L/treatment)2.7 ± 1.20.6 to 5.3
  • Values are mean ± SD. Treatments were performed with high flux dialyzers (F160, F180, or F200; FMCNA, Waltham, MA).