Table 3.

Dialysis blood flows in the study catheters

Heparin CoatedNoncoatedP Value
Number of patients8986
Blood flows at 30 days (ml/min)426 ± 47380 ± 43<0.001
Blood flows at 60 days (ml/min)425 ± 49383 ± 57<0.001
Blood flows at 90 days (ml/min)432 ± 47390 ± 58<0.001