Table 3.

Univariate relationship between waitlisted patient and donor characteristics and outcomes of kidney offers

CharacteristicsNTransplant No. (%)Reason for Offer Refusal, No. of Offers (%)
Donor-RelatedBypassRecipient-RelatedHistocompatibilityProgramOther
Waitlisted patient characteristics
Age, yr
  ≤25272,4251998 (0.7)115,705 (42.5)125,342 (46.0)4569 (1.7)6030 (2.2)1022 (0.4)17,759 (6.5)
  26–452,044,70314,854 (0.7)890,490 (43.6)925,077 (45.2)39,928 (2.0)39,403 (1.9)7785 (0.4)127,166 (6.2)
  46–603,064,00720,631 (0.7)1,387,107 (45.3)1,364,201 (44.5)61,939 (2.0)36,612 (1.2)12,477 (0.4)181,040 (5.9)
  >601,756,69611,953 (0.7)838,281 (47.7)752,152 (42.8)35,018 (2.0)14,556 (0.8)7718 (0.4)97,018 (5.5)
Race/ethnicity
  White2,677,27822,144 (0.8)1,250,673 (46.7)1,156,771 (43.2)50,425 (1.9)33,722 (1.3)11,047 (0.4)152,569 (5.7)
  Black2,414,10316,513 (0.7)1,116,771 (46.3)1,041,417 (43.1)55,045 (2.3)39,335 (1.6)9914 (0.4)135,108 (5.6)
  Hispanic1,473,3467015 (0.5)616,690 (41.9)704,587 (47.8)23,816 (1.6)16,806 (1.1)5334 (0.4)99,098 (6.7)
  Other573,1043764 (0.7)247,449 (43.2)264,097 (46.1)12,141 (2.1)6738 (1.2)2707 (0.5)36,208 (6.3)
Sex
  Female2,550,87919,799 (0.8)1,139,016 (44.7)1,125,168 (44.1)54,987 (2.2)50,052 (2.0)10,424 (0.4)151,433 (5.9)
  Male4,586,95229,637 (0.7)2,092,567 (45.6)2,041,604 (44.5)86,467 (1.9)46,549 (1.0)18,578 (0.4)271,550 (5.9)
Cause of ESRD
  Hypertension1,825,70312,175 (0.7)836,891 (45.8)801,214 (43.9)38,273 (2.1)21,390 (1.2)7686 (0.4)108,074 (5.9)
  Diabetes2,245,19412,697 (0.6)1,022,537 (45.5)1,012,989 (45.1)40,848 (1.8)16,197 (0.7)9084 (0.4)130,842 (5.8)
  GN859,8606612 (0.8)380,199 (44.2)393,008 (45.7)13,736 (1.6)10,296 (1.2)3499 (0.4)52,510 (6.1)
  Other2,207,07417,952 (0.8)991,956 (44.9)959,561 (43.5)48,597 (2.2)48,718 (2.2)8733 (0.4)131,557 (6.0)
Body mass index, kg/m2
  <18.5134,8831126 (0.8)60,164 (44.6)58,898 (43.7)3243 (2.4)2759 (2.1)621 (0.5)8075 (6.0)
  18.5–24.91,916,56714,763 (0.8)852,346 (44.5)847,563 (44.2)42,522 (2.2)34,827 (1.8)8252 (0.4)116,294 (6.1)
  25–29.92,407,90516,478 (0.7)1,086,561 (45.1)1,076,541 (44.7)45,066 (1.9)29,646 (1.2)9762 (0.4)143,851 (6.0)
  ≥302,678,47617,069 (0.6)1,232,515 (46.0)1,183,770 (44.2)50,623 (1.9)29,369 (1.1)10,367 (0.4)154,763 (5.8)
Panel reactive antibodies, %
  05,124,89830,397 (0.6)2,358,703 (46.0)2,282,876 (44.5)97,264 (1.9)31,153 (0.6)20,751 (0.4)303,754 (5.9)
  1–20630,4403868 (0.6)282,053 (44.7)290,128 (46.0)9878 (1.6)5171 (0.8)2557 (0.4)36,785 (5.8)
  21–80933,2747743 (0.8)413,427 (44.3)414,001 (44.4)19,657 (2.1)17,995 (1.9)3745 (0.4)56,706 (6.1)
  >80449,2197428 (1.7)177,400 (39.5)179,767 (40.0)14,655 (3.3)42,282 (9.4)1949 (0.4)25,738 (5.7)
Donor characteristics
Age, yr
  ≤251,786,24612,155 (0.7)680,286 (38.1)917,842 (52.4)28,128 (1.6)28,335 (1.6)5327 (0.3)114,173 (6.4)
  26–452,291,15816,169 (0.7)911,283 (39.8)1,101,819 (48.0)43,058 (1.9)32,159 (1.4)7585 (0.3)179,085 (7.8)
  46–602,308,78016,590 (0.7)1,194,191 (51.7)896,750 (38.8)49,716 (2.2)29,222 (1.3)11,578 (0.5)110,733 (4.8)
  >60751,6474522 (0.6)445,823 (59.3)250,361 (33.3)20,552 (2.7)6885 (0.9)4512 (0.6)18,992 (2.5)
Race/ethnicity
  White4,647,94234,207 (0.7)2,150,083 (46.3)2,070,482 (44.5)81,711 (1.8)58,619 (1.3)19,651 (0.4)233,189 (5.0)
  Black1,096,0866844 (0.6)504,678 (46.0)472,082 (43.1)26,947 (2.5)16,269 (1.5)3450 (0.3)65,816 (6.0)
  Hispanic1,166,2056555 (0.6)462,689 (39.7)536,049 (46.0)26,276 (2.3)18,897 (1.6)4335 (0.4)111,404 (9.6)
  Other227,5981830 (0.8)114,133 (50.2)88,159 (38.7)6520 (2.9)2816 (1.2)1566 (0.7)12,574 (5.5)
Sex
  Female2,766,59519,968 (0.7)1,317,442 (47.6)1,164,028 (42.1)57,022 (2.1)38,343 (1.4)13,585 (0.5)156,207 (5.7)
  Male4,371,23629,468 (0.7)1,914,141 (43.8)2,002,744 (45.8)84,432 (1.9)58,258 (1.3)15,417 (0.4)266,776 (6.1)
Creatinine, mg/dl
  <1.02,940,67323,944 (0.8)1,245,287 (42.4)1,368,411 (46.5)61,783 (2.1)41,467 (1.4)13,848 (0.5)185,933 (6.3)
  1.0–1.52,131,04315,666 (0.7)842,420 (39.5)1,038,867 (48.8)42,120 (2.0)31,846 (1.5)8209 (0.4)151,915 (7.1)
  >1.52,066,1159826 (0.5)1,143,876 (55.4)759,494 (36.8)37,551 (1.8)23,288 (1.1)6945 (0.3)85,135 (4.1)
 Hypertension
  Yes2,492,64714,896 (0.6)1,342,057 (53.8)968,470 (38.9)51,700 (2.1)24,868 (1.0)9814 (0.4)80,842 (3.2)
  No4,645,18434,540 (0.7)1,889,526 (40.7)2,198,302 (47.3)89,754 (1.9)71,733 (1.5)19,188 (0.4)342,141 (7.4)
 Diabetes
  Yes767,4043750 (0.5)458,863 (59.8)251,887 (32.8)16,536 (2.2)7582 (1.0)2276 (0.3)26,510 (3.5)
  No6,370,42745,686 (0.7)2,772,720 (43.5)2,914,885 (45.8)124,918 (2.0)89,019 (1.4)26,726 (0.4)396,473 (6.2)
Cerebrovascular accident
  Yes2,507,24817,984 (0.7)1,273,700 (50.8)989,225 (39.5)59,254 (2.4)33,654 (1.3)12,965 (0.5)120,466 (4.8)
  No4,630,58331,452 (0.7)1,957,883 (42.3)2,177,547 (47.0)82,200 (1.8)62,947 (1.4)16,037 (0.4)302,517 (6.5)
Cardiac death
  Yes1,011,9367073 (0.7)550,474 (54.4)377,848 (37.3)17,171 (1.7)13,609 (1.3)4973 (0.5)40,788 (4.0)
  No6,125,89542,363 (0.7)2,681,109 (43.8)2,788,924 (45.5)124,283 (2.0)82,992 (1.4)24,029 (0.4)382,195 (6.2)
Number of offers (quintiles)
  0–1821,422,88541,829 (2.9)867,025 (60.9)278,620 (19.6)88,151 (6.2)76,787 (5.4)9206 (0.7)61,267 (4.3)
  183–5751,430,3123319 (0.2)880,864 (61.6)446,095 (31.2)23,375 (1.6)10,805 (0.8)5942 (0.4)59,912 (4.2)
  576–13761,429,2882290 (0.2)778,881 (54.5)547,366 (38.3)19,648 (1.4)6325 (0.4)5991 (0.4)68,787 (4.8)
  1377–36481,427,7281503 (0.1)542,679 (38.0)776,688 (54.4)9157 (0.6)2244 (0.2)5933 (0.4)89,524 (6.3)
  ≥36491,427,618495 (0.03)162,134 (11.4)1,118,003 (78.3)1123 (0.08)440 (0.03)1930 (0.1)143,493 (10.1)