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Table 2 Donor characteristics

From: Long-term outcome after bilateral lung transplantation – a retrospective study from a low-volume center experience

Donor demographic No. or % or
mean ± SD range
Donor variables   
 Age, years 26.8 ± 11.4 15 ~ 53
 Female 7 28%
 Cigarette use 8 32%
Cause of brain death   
 Head trauma 18 72%
 CVA 5 20%
 Others 2 8%
Best PaO2/FiO2 ratio 513 ± 77 350 - 674
Time on ventilator, hours 66 ± 52 23 - 252
Transplant variables   
 Cross-match negative 25 100%
 Same-race matching 25 100%
 Same-sex matching 16 64%
 Blood-group matching   
 Identical 17 68%
 Compatible 8 32%
 CMV matching   
 D (+), R (+) 24 96%
 D (+), R (-) 1 4%
  1. CVA: Cerebrovascular accident.
  2. PaO2/FiO2: Arterial partial pressure of oxygen/a fraction of inspired oxygen.
  3. CMV: Cytomegalovirus; D (+): Positive CMV result of Donor serum.
  4. R (+): Positive CMV result of recipient serum.
  5. R (-): Negative CMV result of recipient serum.