Living donor transplant activity was down in the second quarter due to the pandemic. NKR-facilitated transplants dropped to about 50% of their normal rate in March and May, and dropped to near zero in April. NKR volumes have returned to pre-pandemic levels in June and July despite many transplant centers still operating at reduced KPD …
1st Quarter 2020
The first quarter started with significant volume growth over the prior year, but NKR transplants dropped to zero after March 18th due to the pandemic. With only two transplants facilitated in April and approximately 40 transplants scheduled for May, we are experiencing a historic disruption in KPD transplants.
4th Quarter 2019
We are pleased to report strong growth with 760 KPD transplants facilitated in 2019, an increase of 22% or 141 KPD transplants over the prior year. NKR facilitated transplants continue to demonstrate better outcomes (statistically significant) at 3, 5 and 7 years.
3rd Quarter 2019
We are pleased to report that 559 KPD transplants have been facilitated through the National Kidney Registry in the first three quarters of 2019. This is up 18% over the same time period last year and puts us on track to facilitate 750 transplants by the end of the year.
2nd Quarter 2019
We are pleased to report a strong first half, with 352 KPD transplants facilitated–9% more than were completed during the same period last year. Our DASH platform has reached a run rate of over 40,000 donor contacts per year, representing a 60% year-over-year growth rate.
1st Quarter 2019
We are pleased to report a strong start to 2019, with 158 KPD transplants facilitated in the first quarter, including four patients with cPRAs greater than 99%. One of these patients, with a 99.8% cPRA, had been waiting in the NKR for over six years. Currently, we have 18 patients with wait times greater than …
4th Quarter 2018
We are pleased to report strong growth this year with 619 KPD transplants facilitated in 2018, up from 462 transplants in 2017, driving a year over year growth rate of 34%. Additionally, in 2018 we surpassed the 3,000 transplant program-to-date milestone.
3rd Quarter 2018
We are pleased to report that we have facilitated 473 transplants as of the end of the 3rd quarter. This is 11 more transplants than were facilitated for all of 2017. We currently have enough transplants scheduled to pass the 3,000 transplant milestone by the end of the year and expect 2018 NKR facilitated transplant …
2nd Quarter 2018
We are pleased to report a 57% increase in transplants facilitated in the first half of 2018 with 324 transplants completed in the first half of 2018, up from 207 transplants in the first half of 2017. If we sustain this strong growth rate, we will surpass the 3,000 transplant milestone by the end of …
1st Quarter 2018
We are pleased to report a 47% increase in transplants facilitated in the first quarter of 2018 with 147 transplants completed in Q1 2018, up from 100 transplants in Q1 2017. If we sustain this strong growth rate, we will pass the 3,000 transplant milestone by the end of the year.