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Table 1 Characteristics of the donors (N = 199)a

From: Outcomes for primary kidney transplantation from donation after Citizens’ death in China: a single center experience of 367 cases

Category DBCD (n = 164) DCD (n = 35) P-value
Age (years) 39.4 ± 15.7 40.9 ± 17.6 0.599
Male, n (%) 130 (79.3%) 29 (82.9%) 0.631
BMI (kg/m2) 21.6 ± 3.1 21.0 ± 3.8 0.316
Reason for death, n (%)    
 Craniocerebral injury 110 (67.1%) 10 (28.6%) <0.001
 Cerebral hemorrhage 39 (23.8%) 12 (34.3%)
 Anoxic encephalopathy 15 (9.2%) 13 (37.1%)
Duration of ischemia
 Warm ischemia (min) 10.2 ± 7.0 10.4 ± 10.0 0.921
 Cold ischemia (h) 4.66 ± 1.86 4.81 ± 2.26 0.698
Serum creatinine (μmol/L) 115.7 ± 80.6 94.6 ± 147 0.421
Vasopressors, n (%) 119 (75.6%) 20 (57.1%) 0.071
Mechanical ventilation, n (%) 162 (98.8%) 34 (97.1) 0.442
History of Hypertension 27 (16.5%) 9 (25.7%) 0.197
History of Diabetes 3 (1.83%) 2 (5.71%) 0.213
Hypotension
 BP§ <100 mmHg 37 (22.6%) 5 (14.3%) 0.276
 BP§ <80 mmHg 18 (11.0%) 2 (5.71%) 0.537
 BP§ <50 mmHg 5 (3.05%) 4 (11.4%) 0.053
CPR
 Conducted CPR? 25 (15.2%) 5 (14.3%) 0.886
 Duration of CPR (min) 13.6 ± 9.6 41.2 ± 44.9 0.242
  1. aContinuous variables were reported as means ± standard deviations; categorical variables were reported as frequencies (percentages)
  2. § BP blood pressure