Table 3: Mortality rate for all patients at a point date.
|Comparison groups||Mortality rate %||P value (X2)|
|Total start on PD versus total start on HD||42.3 vs. 49.7||0.002|
|Only one switch versus non-switch||39.3 vs. 49.6||0.005|
|Remained on PD versus remained on HD||44.2 vs. 49.9||0.056|
|Switch to PD versus switch to HD||38.3 vs. 39.7||0.875|
|Switch to PD versus remained on HD||38.3 vs. 49.9||0.091|
|Switch to HD versus remained PD||39.7 vs. 44.2||0.407|