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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the study cohort

From: Benefits of a transfer clinic in adolescent and young adult kidney transplant patients

Baseline characteristic Before transfer clinic (n = 16) Attended transfer clinic (n = 16) p value
Male (%) 62.5 68.8 NS
Mean age of ESRD diagnosis (years ± SD) 9.7 ± 5.4 13.3 ± 2.8 0.06
Mean age at transplant (years ± SD) 11.0 ± 5.5 13.8 ± 2.8 NS
Mean no. of transplants (Q25—Q75) 1.0 (1 to 1) 1.0 (1 to 1) NS
Deceased donor (%) 56.3 62.5 NS
Non-adherence prior to transfer (%) 37.5 50 NS
Serum creatinine at the time of transfer, μmol/l (mean ± SD) 94.8 ± 30.8 105.1 ± 53.8 0.86
eGFR at the time of transfer, ml/min/1.73 m2 (mean ± SD) 94.3 ± 29.9 96.4 ± 26.0 0.98
  1. ESRD end-stage renal disease, eGFR estimated glomerular filtration rate