TABLE 1.

Patient Characteristics at Time of Transplantation

NonobeseObeseP Value
Total, n (%)6009 (100)649 (100)
Transplant age, y, n (%)11.0 ± 0.068.9 ± 0.21<.001
    2–5896 (15)248 (38)<.001
    6–122408 (40)182 (28)NS
    13–172705 (45)219 (34)NS
Height SDS−1.9 ± 0.02−2.1 ± 0.07.02
Weight SDS−1.5 ± 0.020.7 ± 0.05<.0001
BMI, kg/m217.9 ± 0.0432 ± 4.76<.0001
Male, n (%)3547 (59)407 (63)NS
Race, n (%)
    White3678 (61)404 (62)NS
    Black965 (16)102 (16)NS
    Hispanic1014 (17)101 (16)NS
    Other352 (6)42 (6)NS
Time on dialysis, mo18.5 ± 0.3121.5 ± 1.07<.001
Previous transplant, n (%)485 (8)56 (9)NS
Living donors, n (%)3167 (53)344 (53)NS
Donor age, y30.1 ± 0.1729.1 ± 0.53NS
Transplant year, n (%)
    1987–19953901 (65)350 (54)NS
    1996–20022108 (35)299 (46)<.001
Primary diagnosis, n (%)
    Structural disease2831 (47)337 (52)<.001
  • NS indicates not significant. Data are mean ± SE or n (%).