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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Patient preferences for the allocation of deceased donor kidneys for transplantation: a mixed methods study

Characteristics Transplant Patients
n = 24 (%)
Dialysis Patients
n = 13 (%)
Total
n = 37 (%)
Sex    
Male 12 (32.4) 8 (21.3) 20 (54.1)
Female 12 (32.4) 5 (13.6) 17 (45.9)
Age    
20-29 2 (5.4) 0 (0.0) 2 (5.4)
30-39 3 (8.1) 0 (0.0) 3 (8.1)
40-49 8 (21.6) 2 (5.4) 10 (27.0)
50-59 5 (13.6) 7 (18.9) 12 (32.4)
60-69 5 (13.6) 3 (8.1) 8 (21.6)
70-79 1 (2.7) 1 (2.7) 2 (5.4)
Dialysis modality    
Haemodialysis 13 (35.1) 8 (21.3) 21 (56.8)
Peritoneal dialysis 11 (29.7) 5 (13.6) 16 (43.2)
Time on Dialysis (yr)    
< 1 N/A 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
1 - 2 N/A 7 (18.9) 7 (18.9)
3 - 4 N/A 2 (5.4) 2 (5.4)
≥ 5 N/A 4 (10.8) 4 (10.8)
Time on waiting list (y)    
NA 5 (13.5) 2 (5.4) 7 (19.0)
< 1 4 (10.8) 0 (0.0) 4 (10.8)
1 - 2 6 (16.2) 8 (21.3) 14 (37.8)
3 - 4 4 (10.8) 1 (2.7) 5 (13.5)
≥ 5 5 (13.5) 2 (5.4) 7 (19.0)
No. of previous transplants    
0 23 (62.2) 11 (29.7) 34 (91.9)
1 1 (2.7) 2 (5.4) 3 (8.1)
Donor    
Live 10 (27.0) N/A 10 (27.2)
Deceased 14 (37.8) N/A 14 (37.8)
Organs needed    
Kidney only 22 (59.5) 13 (35.1) 35 (94.6)
Kidney and pancreas 2 (5.4) 0 (0.0) 2 (5.4)