Table 3.

Unadjusted numbers of arteriovenous fistulas and grafts placed over time

Vascular Access by PopulationMonth 4Month 8Month 12
Medicare versus uninsured
 Medicare
  AVF48115211958
  AVG239470566
  Permanent accesses that are AVFs, %677678
 Uninsured
  AVF72309458
  AVG2981101
  Permanent accesses that are AVFs, %717982
Medicaid versus uninsured
 Medicaid
  AVF47817682371
  AVG171421525
  Permanent accesses that are AVFs, %748182
 Uninsured
  AVF62626523698
  AVG168465581
  Permanent accesses that are AVFs, %798586
  • AVF, arteriovenous fistula; AVG, arteriovenous graft.