Table 1.

Risk factors for delayed graft function

CharacteristicRisk Indexa
Donor age, yr
Cold ischemia time, h
Recipient race
Recipient with diabetes
Donor cause of death due to cerebrovascular accident
 Donor age <50 yr0
 Donor age ≥50 yr3
Donor terminal creatinine, mg/dl
  • a Patients with a total risk index score of three to eight qualified for the trial; expanded criteria and donor after cardiac death donors automatically qualified for the trial.