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Table 2 Patient cohort by anticoagulation status

From: Blood transfusion in deceased donor kidney transplantation

  All patients ( n=306) Warfarin ( n=14) Antiplatelet agents ( n=136) No anticoagulant ( n=156) Probability
Age (years) 51 ± 13 50 ± 10 55 ± 11 48 ± 13 <0.001
Male gender 186 (61) 10 (71) 93 (68) 83 (53) 0.021
Diabetes mellitus (%) 72 (24) 1 (7.1) 56 (41) 15 (9.6) <0.001
cPRA (%) 16 ± 28 14 ± 29 14 ± 26 18 ± 30 0.484
HLA MM 4.1 ± 1.4 3.4 ± 1.6 4.2 ± 1.2 4.2 ± 1.2 0.082
CIT (h) 13.1 ± 10.8 12.4 ± 6.1 14.2 ± 14.4 11.8 ± 6.2 0.084
Donor age (years) 48 ± 17 52 ± 17 51 ± 15 45 ± 17 0.006
Donor gender male 136 (44) 6 (43) 62 (46) 68 (44) 0.936
Hb pre g/L 119 ± 14 122 ± 14 119 ± 14 119 ± 14 0.658
INR 1.03 ± 0.22 1.89 ± 0.36 0.99 ± 0.10 0.98 ± 0.08 <0.001
Platelet count 230 ± 77 230 ± 94 233 ± 85 227 ± 70 0.828
Transfusion (%) 80 (26) 8 (57) 46 (33.8) 26 (16.7) <0.001
Units total (units/patient) 300 (0.98) 71 (5.1) 155 (1.14) 74 (0.47) <0.001
Hb nadir g/L 83 ± 15 77 ± 23 81 ± 14 85 ± 14 0.018
Length of hospital stay (days) 12.5 ± 10.2 18.7 ± 13.7 13.9 ± 12.9 10.6 ± 5.9 0.001