Table 2.

Demographic, transplant, and dialysis variables

VariablesValue
Total participants, N46
Age and sex
 Age, mean (SD)55 (14)
 Female sex, N (%)19 (41)
Language, N (%)
 English36 (78)
 Spanish10 (22)
Race, N (%)
 White10 (22)
 Black15 (33)
 Hispanic/Latino17 (37)
 Multiethnic4 (9)
Education, N (%)
 Grade 9 or less11 (24)
 High school27 (59)
 College or higher8 (17)
Eligibility, wanting, and asking for a transplant, N (%)
 Eligible for transplant37 (80)
 Wants a living-donor kidney transplant39 (85)
 Wait-listed before joining the study8 (17)
 Wait-listed (n=10) or received a deceased-donor transplant (n=7) by the end of the study17 (37)
Hemodialysis shift assignment, N (%)
 Monday, Wednesday, and Friday32 (61)
 Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday14 (39)
Vintage, N (%)
 <1 Year29 (63)
 ≥1 Year17 (37)
Nephrology providers (N=3), N (%)
 Same provider42 (91)