This is an 8.2-percent AARC increase from December 31, 1985, and a 9.2-percent increase from the previous year.
This is a 14.3-percent AARC increase from December 31, 1985 and a 11.7-percent increase from the previous year.
Outpatient expenditures for dialysis patients grew 21.1 percent during the 1989-90 period compared with an AARC of 10.2 percent for the pre-EPO period 1985-88.
* Functioning graft patients had the fastest growing Medicare expenditures with an AARC of 19.5 percent during 1985-90.
Between 1978 and 1990, the number of ESRD program beneficiaries has grown at an AARC of 11.6 percent.