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Table 2 Recipient and donor characteristics (study cohort)

From: Prediction of kidney transplant outcome based on different DGF definitions in Chinese deceased donation

 NGL GroupGL GroupP-value
Parametern = 314n = 58 
Recipient characteristics
 Age (mean ± SD, years)36.39 ± 9.3937.59 ± 10.790.383
 Male/female ratio220/9450/80.118
 BMI (mean ± SD, kg/m2)20.83 ± 3.1520.46 ± 3.690.427
ABO blood type (n,%)
 A95 (30.3%)20 (35.1%)0.414
 B95 (30.3%)21 (36.8%) 
 AB25 (8.0%)4 (7.0%) 
 O99 (31.5%)12 (21.1%) 
 HLA mismatch (mean ± SD)1.82 ± 1.001.84 ± 1.060.984
  Dialysis
 PD/HD ratio29/2756/490.809
 time before Tx (mean ± SD, months)22.61 ± 21.8321.98 ± 19.440.838
 PRA positive (n,%)24 (7.6%)8 (13.8%)0.201
Donor characteristics
 Age (mean ± SD, years)40.18 ± 16.2238.37 ± 19.090.804
 Male/female ratio145/3624/70.918
 BMI (mean ± SD, kg/m2)21.76 ± 3.7021.15 ± 3.440.594
Cause of death (n,%)
 Trauma91 (50.0%)19 (61.3%)0.594
 Cerebrovascular disorders64 (35.2%)9 (29.0%) 
 Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy13 (7.1%)2 (6.5%) 
 Tumor10 (5.5%)0 (0.0%) 
 Others4 (2.2%)1 (3.2%) 
 History of hypertension (n,%)42 (23.1%)8 (25.0%)0.992
 Terminal sCr (mean ± SD, μmol/L)107.99 ± 76.8099.53 ± 66.500.565
Cold ischemia time (mean ± SD, hours)6.48 ± 3.006.01 ± 2.950.417
 Warm ischemia time (mean ± SD, mins)7.84 ± 3.888.74 ± 3.290.221
 ECD(n,%)29 (15.9%)8 (25.0%)0.319
  1. HLA human leucocyte antigen, Tx transplant surgery, sCr serum creatinine, PD peritoneal dialysis, HD hemodialysis, PRA panel reactive antibody, ECD expanded criteria donors; aAt the time of transplantation; Continuous variables were compared via the Mann-Whitney U test, and categorical variables were compared via the Chi-square test