Table 6.

Independent correlates of discard among 166 kidneys retrieved from 83 deceased donors

Percentage of GlomerulosclerosisDiscarded Kidney (n=83)Contralateral
Kidney (n=83)Conditional Odds Ratio
for DiscardP Valuea
0.08 (9.6)10 (12.1)Reference
0.1–5.0 (n=35)12 (14.5)23 (27.7)0.93 (0.22 to 3.89)0.92
5.1–10.0 (n=25)8 (9.6)17 (20.5)1.03 (0.22 to 4.78)0.97
10.1–20.0 (n=57)28 (33.7)29 (34.9)2.42 (0.56 to 10.44)0.23
>20.0 (n=31)27 (32.5)4 (4.8)15.09 (2.47 to 92.41)0.003
  • Data are presented as n (%) or odds ratio (95% confidence interval).

  • a P values were generated from a signed rank test on the matched case–control differences for clustered data (6).