Table 5.

Top three most important items that influenced the decision to choose the current RRT

Items Influencing Choice of RRTPatient's Current RRT (%)
Doctor recommendation65.638.065.760.2
Desire to be taken care of by clinicians40.4
Desire to stay at home55.066.0
Desire to manage own care67.079.244.633.7
Location/travel to dialysis center26.6
Ability to travel29.0
Dialysis education received22.6