Table 4.

Affect of dialysis setting and dialysis mode on maintaining employment

1992 Through 19961997 Through 19981999 Through 2003P-int
OR [95% CI]POR [95% CI]pOR [95% CI]P
Dialysis setting0.27
    dialysis facility1.001.001.00
    home0.98 [0.83 1.15]0.80 [0.67 0.96]1.01 [0.89 1.15]
    hospital inpatient1.16 [1.02 1.33]1.21 [1.06 1.38]1.13 [1.01 1.26]
0.09<0.0010.08
Primary type of dialysis0.24
    HD1.001.001.00
    CAPD1.27 [1.08 1.48]1.54 1.30 1.821.40 [1.23 1.59]
    CCPD1.37 [1.13 1.67]2.04 1.66 2.521.61 [1.40 1.87]
    IPD1.95 [0.82 4.60]1.02 0.43 2.461.47 [0.64 3.37]
    other2.13 [0.10 45.73]0.00 – –0.90[0.13 6.10]
0.006<0.001<0.001
  • HD, Hemodialysis; CAPD, Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis; CCPD, Continuous cycling peritoneal dialysis; IPD, Intermittent peritoneal dialysis; OR, odds ratio CI, confidence interval; p-int, p interaction.