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Table 1 PARAMEDIC2 organ donor and recipient information

From: Cost-effectiveness of adrenaline for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

  

Placebo

Adrenaline

Total

P value

Number of recipients

 

67

99

166

 

Number of organs donated

 

74

115

189

 

Gender of donor

Males

14 (58.3%)

24 (60.0%)

38 (59.4%)

0.895

Females

10 (41.7%)

16 (40.0%)

26 (40.6%)

 

Gender of recipient

Males

37 (55.2%)

61 (61.6%)

98 (59.0%)

0.411

Females

30 (44.8%)

38 (38.4%)

68 (41.0%)

 

Age of the recipient

< 18

4 (6.0%)

5 (5.1%)

9 (5.4%)

0.748

18–30

6 (9.0%)

6 (6.1%)

12 (7.2%)

 

31–50

25 (37.3%)

30 (30.3%)

55 (33.1%)

 

51–60

15 (22.4%)

32 (32.3%)

47 (28.3%)

 

61–70

14 (20.9%)

22 (22.2%)

36 (21.7%)

 

> 70

3 (4.5%)

4 (4.0%)

7 (4.2%)

 

Average number of organs (per donor)

N1

24

40

64

 

Mean

3.1

2.9

3.0

0.584

Median

3

3

3

 

Std

1.6

1.2

1.4

 

Min-max

1–7

1–6

1–7

 

Missing

0

0

0

 

Type of organs (n)

Kidney only

39 (58.2%)

54 (54.5%)

93 (56.0%)

0.457

En-bloc kidney

0 (0.0%)

0 (0.0%)

0 (0.0%)

 

Double kidney

0 (0.0%)

5 (5.1%)

5 (3.0%)

 

Heart only

3 (4.5%)

4 (4.0%)

7 (4.2%)

 

Liver only

16 (23.9%)

24 (24.2%)

40 (24.1%)

 

Pancreas only

2 (3.0%)

0 (0.0%)

2 (1.2%)

 

Single lung

0 (0.0%)

1 (1.0%)

1 (0.6%)

 

Double lung

3 (4.5%)

3 (3.0%)

6 (3.6%)

 

Liver and kidney

1 (1.5%)

1 (1.0%)

2 (1.2%)

 

Kidney and pancreas

3 (4.5%)

7 (7.1%)

10 (6.0%)

 
  1. 1N refers to the number of donors in adrenaline and placebo groups