Table 1.

Modality of RRTa

SitePractitioners Responding (n)Patients per Month with AKI (Median [IQR])Modality of RRT
% of Practitioners Who Use% of Patients Treated with
VA sites
    all VA645.0 (2.0 to 9.0)98.473.423.463.728.57.8
Non-VA sites
    all non-VA4615.0 (5.0 to 25.0)100.097.815.
Combined VA/non-VA sites
    all combined2010.0 (4.2 to 20.0)95.0100.
All sites1307.5 (3.5 to 20.0)98.586.224.657.035.77.3
  • a AKI, acute kidney injury; CRRT, continuous renal replacement therapy; IHD, intermittent hemodialysis; IQR, interquartile range; RRT, renal replacement therapy; SLED, sustained low-efficiency dialysis and other forms of hybrid therapy; VA sites, Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers; non-VA sites, university-affiliated non-VA medical centers.

  • b Site provided aggregate data for all practitioners.