Table 3. Relationship between change in GFR before and 2 yr after kidney transplantation

Change in GFR during First 2 Posttransplant YearsChange in GFR 2 yr after Transplantation
a Loss of GFR ≥−1.0 ml/min per 1.73 m2 per year.
b Change in GFR between −1.0 and 1.0 ml/min per 1.73 m2 per year.
c Increase in GFR >1.0 ml/min per 1.73 m2 per year.
Decline: 45% (n = 14,638)aDecline 47%
No change 19%
Improved 34%
No change: 11% (n = 3562)bDecline 48%
No change 22%
Improved 30%
Improved: 44% (n = 14,447)cDecline 57%
No change 18%
Improved 25%