Table 1.

Patient demographics

ParameterTotal (n)No Induction (%)Induction (%)
a GN, glomerulonephritis; HTN, hypertension; DM, diabetes mellitus.
Gender
    male44,21467.8%32.2%
    female29,26368.5%31.5%
Recipient race
    White52,11868.7%31.3%
    African American16,76764.0%36.0%
    other482275.1%24.9%
Primary diagnosisa
    GN16,84571.9%28.1%
    HTN12,74968.0%32.0%
    DM19,46962.5%37.5%
Donor source
    living18,29780.8%19.2%
    cadaveric55,41063.9%36.1%
Six antigen match
    yes538187.0%13.0%
    no68,32666.6%33.4%
Recipient age (yr)43.5 ± 12.743.5 ± 12.943.6 ± 12.3
Donor age (yr)33.9 ± 15.434.1 ± 15.233.7 ± 15.7
Time on dialysis (mo)22.6 ± 28.022.1 ± 28.023.5 ± 28.1
Cold ischemia time (h)17.3 ± 11.916.6 ± 12.118.7 ± 11.3