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Table 3 SHRs for hospitalizations among kidney transplant patients relative to the Canadian general population, by time since transplantation, 2000 to 2008 a

From: Long-term follow-up of kidney transplant recipients: comparison of hospitalization rates to the general population

Disease grouping Time since transplantation
0 days to < 60 days 60 days to <3 years 3 to <5 years 5 years or over
  O b SHR (95% CI) O SHR (95% CI) O SHR (95% CI) O SHR (95% CI)
All hospitalizations 3,284 40.1 (38.7, 41.5) 10,063 8.8 (8.7, 9.0) 2,609 5.5 (5.3, 5.7) 1,475 5.6 (5.3, 5.9)
All hospitalizations excluded ICD-10: S01-T99, V01-Y98, and Z00-Z99c 1,371 19.6 (18.6, 20.7) 7,015 7.2 (7.1, 7.4) 2,044 5.0 (4.8, 5.2) 1,165 5.2 (4.9, 5.5)
Infectious diseases 111 92.5 (76.1, 111.4) 648 38.9 (36.0, 42.0) 124 18.0 (14.9, 21.4) 81 20.8 (16.5, 25.8)
Neoplasms 6 0.8 (0.3, 1.8) 320 3.1 (2.8, 3.5) 105 2.4 (2.0, 2.9) 73 3.0 (2.3, 3.8)
Blood disorders 27 38.6 (25.4, 56.1) 165 17.4 (14.8, 20.2) 24 6.0 (3.8, 8.9) 12 5.5 (2.8, 9.5)
Endocrine disorders 148 67.3 (56.9, 79.0) 773 25.3 (23.5, 27.1) 239 18.5 (16.3, 21.0) 102 14.4 (11.7, 17.4)
Mental disorders 9 2.3 (1.1, 4.4) 43 0.8 (0.6, 1.1) 21 1.0 (0.6, 1.5) 16 1.5 (0.8, 2.4)
Nervous system and sense organs 16 8.4 (4.8, 13.7) 311 11.9 (10.6, 13.3) 112 10.3 (8.5, 12.4) 60 10.0 (7.6, 12.9)
Circulatory 179 14.3 (12.3, 16.6) 633 3.6 (3.3, 3.8) 247 3.2 (2.8, 3.6) 198 4.5 (3.9, 5.2)
Respiratory 31 6.0 (4.0, 8.5) 400 5.4 (4.9, 6.0) 167 5.3 (4.5, 6.2) 94 5.2 (4.2, 6.3)
Digestive 172 17.2 (14.7, 20.0) 1,032 7.5 (7.0, 7.9) 277 4.8 (4.3, 5.4) 171 5.5 (4.7, 6.3)
Skin and subcutaneous tissue 7 7.8 (3.1, 16.0) 103 8.4 (6.9, 10.2) 39 7.8 (5.5, 10.7) 23 8.5 (5.4, 12.8)
Musculoskeletal 18 3.3 (1.9, 5.2) 261 3.4 (3.0, 3.8) 109 3.3 (2.7, 4.0) 50 2.7 (2.0, 3.6)
Genitourinary 411 79.0 (71.6, 87.1) 1,577 21.7 (20.6, 22.8) 375 12.3 (11.1, 13.6) 180 10.6 (9.2, 12.3)
Complications of pregnancy 0 n/a 19 0.2 (0.1, 0.3) 14 0.4 (0.2, 0.6) 5 0.2 (0.1, 0.6)
Congenital anomalies 8 80.0 (34.4, 157.6) 33 22.0 (15.1, 30.9) 13 21.7 (11.5, 37.1) 7 23.3 (9.3, 48.1)
Symptoms ill defined 228 46.5 (40.7, 53.0) 697 10.1 (9.4, 10.9) 178 6.1 (5.2, 7.1) 93 5.7 (4.6, 7.0)
  1. aIndividuals were followed up from the date of their renal transplant until the date of death or 31 March 2009.
  2. b O‚ÄČObserved.
  3. cDisease category on complications of procedures/transplanted organs rejection, follow-up examination and adjustment, and other supplementary classifications related to transplant procedure (ICD-10 codes: S01-T99, V01-Y98, and Z00-Z99) was excluded.