Table 2.

Incidence of rehospitalization following living donor nephrectomy by patient characteristics

Donor CharacteristicIncidence of All-Cause Rehospitalizations following Initial DischargeIncidence of Non–Pregnancy-Related Rehospitalizations following Initial Discharge
1 Year (%)3 Years (%)P Value1 Year (%)3 Years (%)P Value
Age0.14<0.001
 18–39 yr51347
 40–49 yr610610
 50–59 yr5959
 ≥60 yr714714
Sex<0.0010.09
 Female613610
 Male4747
Race/ethnicity<0.001<0.001
 White51159
 African American1018914
 Hispanic719613
 Other3635
Primary payer0.040.10
 Private51149
 Medicare51058
 Medicaid51146
 Other713610
Depression diagnosis0.040.01
 No 51159
 Yes11171016
Obesity diagnosis0.540.57
 No 51159
 Yes521417
Hypertension diagnosis0.290.24
 No 51159
 Yes812811
Hypothyroidism diagnosis0.040.001
 No 51159
 Yes10161016
Chronic pulmonary disorder diagnosis0.990.67
 No 51259
 Yes71079
State of residence0.0040.02
 New York5846
 North Carolina6868
 California613610
 Florida612610
Initial length of stay0.030.02
 <3 d51147
 3–4 d612610
 >4 d715712