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Table 4 Characteristics of all potential donors

From: Strategies to increase living kidney donation: a retrospective cohort study

  Cohort 1 (2005–2008) n = 191 Cohort 2 (2009–2012) n = 304 p-value
Conversion from potential to actual donation (%) 50 (26.2) 73 (24.0) NS
Male gender* (%) 81 (42.4) 120 (39.5) NS
Blood group* (%)    
A 54 (28.3) 93 (30.6) NS
B 10 (5.2) 23 (7.6)  
O 101 (52.9) 152 (50)  
AB 1 (0.5) 5 (1.6)  
Age in years (±SD†) 46.4 ± 11.3 47.7 ± 12.6 NS
First-degree relatives (%) 113 (59.2) 132 (43.4) 0.001
  1. *Missing data on 1 potential donor’s gender and on 56 potential donor’s blood group.
  2. † SD standard deviation.