Table 5

Impact of date of transplantation on fibrosis progression rate

Transplanted pre 11/96Transplanted post 11/96p Value
No (total) 28 28
Recipient age (y) 47 (28–66) 48 (39–67)0.5
Donor age (y) 32 (15–59) 45 (17–67)0.01
Cold ischaemic time (min)787 (201–1280)767 (324–1055)0.35
Warm ischaemic time (min) 48 (25–76) 45 (25–64)0.78
Fibrosis progression rate (transplant to most recent biopsy) 0.65 (0–2.6) 1.1 (0–8.4)0.17
Number (with paired biopsies) 17 9
Fibrosis progression rate (between biopsies) 0.2 (0–1.7) 0.9 (−0.5–6)0.03