Query reference

PROC17 — ESKD Diagnosis

Sheet Name

Canadian Organ Replacement Register (CORR) — Incident End-Stage Kidney Disease (ESKD) Patients by Diagnosis at the Start of Treatment

Data Source

Canadian Organ Replacement Register, Incident ESKD Patients, 2009 to 2018, Canadian Institute for Health Information.

Methodology Notes

Data from Quebec was not included for this table because of significant under-reporting.

Year refers to calendar year.

The number of patients includes recipients of dialysis and pre-emptive transplant.

Patients with a missing diagnosis will be classified as UNKNOWN.

Pre-emptive kidney transplantations are not performed in each province.

Data Quality Notes

CORR is a longitudinal database, following patients over time. Reporting centres may submit changes/updates for any particular year on an ongoing basis. As a result, data is subject to change and may differ from previously published reports.

An overview of under-reporting of incident ESKD cases can be found in Data Quality Documentation for Users: Canadian Organ Replacement Register, 2009 to 2018 Data.

Contact details

1. For more information about CORR, please send an email to corr@cihi.ca.

2. For help using interactive CIHI data, please send an email to help@cihi.ca.

    For more information, please contact

    Canadian Institute for Health Information
    4110 Yonge Street, Suite 300
    Toronto, ON M2P 2B7

    Phone: +1 416-481-2002
    Fax: +1 416-481-2950

    Last Updated: September 6, 2019