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Table 2 rATG indication and treatment characteristics

From: Timing of rabbit antithymocyte globulin induction therapy in kidney transplantation: an observational cohort study

  Pre (n = 124) Post (n = 353) P value
Indication for rATG    <0.001
 High risk recipient and donor 3 (2.4%) 28 (7.9%)
 High risk recipient 66 (53.2%) 112 (31.7%)
 High risk donor 16 (12.9%) 71 (20.1%)
 Low risk recipient and donor 39 (31.5%) 142 (40.2%)
Mean total dose rATG (mg) 467.7 ± 157.5a 379.5 ± 160.0 <0.0001
Mean total weight-adjusted dose rATG (mg/kg) 6.0 ± 1.4 5.1 ± 2.0 <0.0001
Median number rATG dosesb 5 (4, 6) 5 (4, 6) 0.17
  1. rATG, rabbit antithymocyte globulin.
  2. aPlus-minus values are means ± standard deviation.
  3. bMedian (interquartile range).
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