Table 3

Multivariate Cox proportional hazards model showing relative risk of access to renal transplantation

VariableNo (%) of patients (n=1526)Relative risk (95% CI)P value*
Age group:
18-34362 (23.7)1
35-49455 (29.8)0.77 (0.65 to 0.91)0.0025
50-59383 (25.1)0.69 (0.57 to 0.83)0.0001
60-64156 (10.2)0.64 (0.49 to 0.84)0.0012
>65170 (11.1)0.45 (0.33 to 0.61)<0.0001
Primary renal disease:
Primary glomerulonephritis395 (25.9)1
Interstitial nephritis443 (29.0)0.90 (0.76 to 1.07)0.22
Multisystem disease234 (15.3)0.77 (0.62 to 0.97)0.0278
Diabetes226 (14.8)0.81 (0.64 to 1.01)0.06
Other or unknown228 (14.9)0.75 (0.60 to 0.94)0.0126
Transplant centre:
Centre 1258 (16.9)1
Centre 2167 (10.9)0.57 (0.42 to 0.78)<0.0001
Centre 3286 (18.7)1.18 (0.92 to 0.51)0.18
Centre 4815 (53.4)0.92 (0.74 to 1.15)0.48
Year of placement on list, per year0.96 (0.93 to 0.98)<0.0001
  • * Cox regression.

  • † Reference group.