Table 1.

Patient descriptors and medication use

Age48 ± 12 yr (18–79; n = 440)
Gender59% (322 men)
Cadaver66% (355 cadaver)
Creatinine152 ± 65 μmol/l
CrCl61 ± 24 ml/min
Duration of function6.3 ± 6.6 yr
Duration of dialysis1.4 ± 1.8 yr
Body mass index28.6 ± 6.4 kg/m2
Weight (kg) 0.5 to 31.3 yr81 ± 19 kg
Immunosuppression
    Cyclosporine51%
    Tacrolimus36%
    Mycophenolate mofetil38%
    Azathioprine13%
    Sirolimus13%
    Prednisone81%
CVD drug use
    ACEi/ARB43%
    β-blocker49%
    Statin50%
    ASA/other32%
  • CrCl, creatinine clearance by Cockcroft-Gault; ACEi, angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor; ARB, angiotensin receptor blocker; statin, HMG CoA reductase inhibitor; ASA, acetylsalicylic acid.