Table 1.

Descriptive analyses of kidney transplant cohort by presence or absence of pretransplantation diabetesa

VariableDiabetes Present before Transplantation (n = 105)No Diabetes before Transplantation (n = 319)
Treated with Insulin before Transplantation (n = 75)Treated with Diet or Oral Agents before Transplantation (n = 30)
Age (yr; mean [SD])b57 (9)60 (9)49 (14)
Male gender (%)64.063.056.0
Race (%)c
    black2.710.08.0
    white66.236.769.0
    Native American10.823.35.0
    Hispanic20.323.314.0
BMI (kg/m2; mean [SD])29.7 (5.7)27.9 (5.2)26.8 (5.6)
Donor type, deceased (%)b47.057.030.0
  • a n = 424. BMI, body mass index.

  • b P < 0.05 between patients with and without diabetes.

  • c P < 0.05 between patients with diabetes treated with insulin and patients with diabetes treated with diet or oral agents before transplantation.