Table 3.

Transplant immunosuppression: Tourists and UCLA transplantsa

ImmunosuppressionTourist (n [%]; n = 33)UCLA (n [%]; n = 2507)P
Discharge immunosuppression
    prednisone31 (94.0)2327 (92.8)0.122
    cyclosporine17 (52.0)1535 (61.2)0.468
    tacrolimus14 (42.0)861 (34.3)0.208
    mycophenolate mofetil28 (85.0)2122 (84.6)0.382
    azathioprine2 (6.0)53 (2.1)0.144
    rapamycin1 (3.0)197 (7.9)0.512
    missing2 (6.0)0 (0.0)
Induction immunosuppression0.168
    daclizumab/basiliximab7 (21.0)1265 (50.5)
    thymo/ATG1 (3.0)253 (10.1)
    none/other12 (36.0)989 (39.4)
    missing13 (39.0)0 (0.0)
  • a Thymo/ATG, thymoglobulin/anti-thymocyte globulin induction.