Table 1.

Workgroup key recommendations

• Preemptive transplantation should be promoted through increased LDKT education by primary care physicians and community nephrologists
• Dialysis providers should be trained to educate their own patients about DDKT and LDKT
• Partnerships between community organizations, organ procurement organizations, religious organizations, and transplant centers should be fostered to support transplantation
• Use of technology should be improved or expanded to better educate kidney patients and their support networks
• LDKT education and outreach should be improved for kidney patients in rural areas
• A consensus-driven, evidence-based public message about LDKT should be developed
  • LDKT, living donor kidney transplantation; DDKT, deceased donor kidney transplantation.