Table 2.

Hazard of waitlisting and deceased-donor transplantation after first KRT (2005–2017) by sex

Number of Events and Models Access to Waitlist from Time of First Kidney Failure TreatmentAccess to Deceased-Donor Transplantation from Time of First Kidney Failure Treatment
Outcomes occurring for men, N (% of outcomes occurring in men)167,519 (62)54,163 (60)
Outcomes occurring for women, N (% of outcomes occurring in women)103,592 (38)35,411 (40)
Overall modelsWomen (versus Men) Hazard Ratio (95% Confidence Interval)
 Unadjusted model0.80 (0.79 to 0.81)0.84 (0.83 to 0.86)
 Minimally adjusted modela (Model 1)0.87 (0.86 to 0.88)0.93 (0.91 to 0.94)
 Fully adjusted modelb (Model 2)0.89 (0.89 to 0.90)0.94 (0.93 to 0.95)
  • a Adjusted for attributed cause of kidney failure, age, race/ethnicity, and body mass index (BMI).

  • b Adjusted for attributed cause of kidney failure, age, race/ethnicity, BMI, yr of first kidney failure treatment, median zip code household income, insurance coverage, Organ Procurement and Transplant Network region, smoking, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, cancer, coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, stroke or transient ischemic attack, and peripheral vascular disease.