Table 3.

Patient characteristicsa

Characteristicn = 117
Age (yr)52 ± 11
Male (n [%])79 (68)
Race (n [%])
    white106 (90.6)
    black3 (2.6)
    Asian4 (3.4)
    other4 (3.4)
Smoker (n [%])14 (12)
Weight (kg)81.2 ± 18.7
Height (cm)168 ± 92
Body surface area (m2)1.90 ± 0.33
Living donor (n [%])42 (36)
Time posttransplantation (yr)7.5 ± 10.8
Primary transplant (n [%])111 (95)
Causes of renal disease (n [%])
    diabetes15 (13)
    polycystic kidney disease20 (17)
    glomerulonephritis42 (36)
    hypertension6 (5)
    other34 (29)
Medication (n [%])
    prednisone116 (99)
    cyclosporine55 (47)
    tacrolimus45 (38)
    sirolimus3 (3)
    mycophenolate mofetil82 (70)
    azathioprine16 (14)
    trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole21 (18)
CKD stage (n [%])
    1: GFR ≥9011 (9)
    2: GFR 60 to 8947 (40)
    3: GFR 30 to 5946 (39)
    4: GFR 15 to 2910 (9)
    5: GFR <153 (3)
  • a GFR expressed as ml/min per 1.73 m

  • 2 .