Table 2

Percentage of wait-listed patients who received deceased donor transplant by candidate age and time on waiting lista

Time from Wait ListingbCandidate Age (%)
18 to 3940 to 5455 to 6465+
1 yr15.315.916.717.9
2 yr10.
3 yr7.
4 yr6.
5 yr4.
6 yr2.
None (within 6 yr)49.249.650.957.7
  • a Percentage of patients who received a transplant by year, conditioned on not receiving a transplant earlier in the waiting list period.

  • b Calculated for transplants with applicable amount of follow-up time (e.g., 6 yr includes transplants from 1995 to 1998 with follow-up through 2004).