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Table 1 Severity of depression in relation to sociodemographic and clinical variables in PRTRs

From: Depression and suicidality among Egyptian renal transplant recipients

Variables Severe (n = 19) Moderate (n = 26) Mild (n = 29) No depression (n = 156) X2 P value
Age
18-30 years 6 (31.6%) 14 (53.9%) 6 (20.6%) 42 (26.9%) 18 < 0.01
>30-40 years 4 (21%) 3 (11.5%) 11 (38%) 53 (34%)
>40-50 years 4 (21%) 5 (19.2%) 8 (27.6%) 44 (28.2%)
>50-60 years 5 (26.4%) 4 (15.4%) 4 (13.8%) 17 (10.9%)
Sex
Males 11 (57.9%) 20 (76.9%) 20 (68.9) 114 (73%)   > 0.05
Females 8 (42.1%) 6 (23.1%) 9 (31.1%) 42 (27%)  
Education
Illiterate 2 (10.52%) 0 (0%) 2 (6.89%) 37 (23.71%) 6.3 < 0.01
6 years 5 (26.31%) 4 (15.38%) 0 (0%) 16 (10.25%)
9 years 0 (0%) 6 (23.07%) 5 (17.24%) 33 (21.15%)
12 years 8 (42.10%) 5 (19.23%) 11 (37.93%) 30 (19.23%)
14 years 4 (21.05%) 4 (15.38%) 3 (10.34%) 9 (5.76%)
> 14 years 0 (0%) 7 (26.92%) 8 (27.58%) 31 (19.87%)
Occupational level
Unemployed 0 (0%) 18 (69.23%) 6 (20.68%) 29 (18.58%) 6.5 < 0.05
Unskilled 10 (52.63%) 2 (7.69%) 2 (6.89%) 44 (28.20%)
Semi skilled 0 (0%) 2 (7.69%) 7 (24.13%) 17 (10.89%)
Semi professional 9 (47.36%) 2 (7.69%) 7 (24.13%) 32 (20.51%)
Professional 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 7 (24.13%) 18 (11.53%)
House wife’s 0 (0%) 2 (7.69%) 0 (0%) 16 (10.25%)
Marital status
Single 0 (0%) 4 (15.38%) 9 (31.03%) 41 (26.28%) 3 > 0.05
Married 19 (100%) 18 (69.23%) 19 (65.51%) 112 (71.79%)
Divorced 0 (0%) 4 (15.38%) 1 (3.44%) 0 (0%)
Widow 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 3 (1.92%)
Type of donors
Relative 12 (63.15%) 4 (15.38%) 10 (34.48%) 45 (28.84%) 3.8 > 0.05NS
Non relative 7 (36.84%) 22 (84.61%) 19 (65.51%) 111 (71.15%)
Medical disease
Present 5 (26.31%) 5 (19.23%) 16 (55.17%) 61 (39.10%) 4.4 > 0.05NS
Absent 14 (73.68%) 21 (80.76%) 13 (44.82%) 95 (60.89%)
Duration of hemodialysis
< 1 year 0 (0%) 11 (42.30%) 23 (79.31%) 66 (42.30%) 1.9 > 0.05
1-4 years 19 (100%) 15 (57.69%) 2 (6.89%) 71 (45.51%)
4-7 years 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 4 (13.79%) 19 (12.17%)
Side effects of drugs received after
Side effects 19 (100%) 12 (46.15%) 21 (72.41%) 88 (56.41%) 8.8 < 0.01
No Side effects 0 (0%) 14 (53.84%) 8 (27.58%) 68 (43.58%)
Duration of graft
1 year 8 (42.10%) 2 (7.69%) 10 (34.48%) 21 (13.46%) 2.8 > 0.05
1-4 years 2 (10.52%) 13 (50%) 2 (6.89%) 77 (49.35%)
4-8 years 5 (26.31%) 4 (15.38%) 14 (48.27%) 48 (30.76%)
8-17 years 4 (21.05%) 7 (26.92%) 3 (10.34%) 10 (6.41%)