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Table 2 Severity of suicidality risk in relation to sociodemographic and clinical variables in PRTRs

From: Depression and suicidality among Egyptian renal transplant recipients

Variable Moderate (n = 13) Mild (n = 59) No (n = 158) X2 P value
Suicidality
Age
18-30 years 1 (7.69%) 17 (25%) 50 (73.5%) 23 < 0.01
> 30-40 years 3 (23.07%) 12 (16.9%) 56 (78.8%)
> 40-50 years 9 (69.23%) 18 (29.5%) 34 (55.7%)
> 50-60 years 0 (0%) 12 (40%) 18 (60%)
Sex
Males 10 (76.92%) 42 (71.18%) 113 (71.51%)   < 0.05
Females 3 (23.07) 17 (28.81%) 45 (28.48%)
Education
Illiterate 0 (0%) 6 (10.16%) 35 (22.15%) 5.9 < 0.01
6 years 0 (0%) 8 (13.55%) 17 (10.75%)
9 years 0 (0%) 9 (15.25%) 35 (22.15%)
12 years 13 (100%) 16 (27.11%) 35 (22.15%)
14 years 0 (0%) 4 (6.77%) 16 (10.12%)
> 14 years 0 (0%) 16 (27.11%) 30 (18.98%)
Occupational level
Unemployed 0 (0%) 11 (18.64%) 42 (26.58%) 7.8 < 0.05
Unskilled 0 (0%) 18 (30.50%) 40 (25.31%)
Semi skilled 0 (0%) 14 (23.72%) 12 (7.59%)
Semi professional 10 (76.92%) 9 (12.25%) 31 (19.62%)
Professional 3 (23.07%) 4 (6.77%) 18 (11.39%)
House wife’s 0 (0%) 3 (5.08%) 15 (9.49%)
Marital status
Single 2 (15.38%) 11 (18.64%) 41 (25.94%) 1 > 0.05
Married 11 (84.61%) 48 (81.35%) 109 (75.31%)
Divorced 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 5 (3.16%)
Widow 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 3 (1.89%)
Type of donors
Relative 7 (53.84%) 11 (18.64%) 53 (33.54%) 3.3 > 0.05
Non relative 6 (46.15%) 48 (81.35%) 105 (66.45%)
Medical disease
Present 9 (69.23%) 17 (28.81%) 61 (38.60%) 3.2 > 0.05
Absent 4 (30.76%) 42 (71.18%) 97 (61.39%)
Duration of hemodialysis
< 1 year 6 (46.15%) 26 (44.06%) 66 (41.77%) 3.5 > 0.05
1-4 years 7 (53.84%) 29 (49.15%) 71 (44.93%)
4-7 years 0 (0%) 4 (6.77%) 19 (12.02%)
Side effects of drugs received after
Side effects 13 (100%) 41 (69.49%) 8855.69 2.9 < 0.01
No Side effects 0 (0%) 18 (30.50%) 72 (45.56%)
Duration of graft
1 year 0 (0%) 11 (18.64) 30 (18.98%) 2.9 > 0.05
1-4 years 5 (38.46%) 21 (35.59%) 68 (43.03%)
4-8 years 2 (15.38%) 21 (35.59%) 48 (30.37%)
8-17 years 6 (46.15%) 6 (10.16%) 12 (7.59%)
  1. No severity risk for suicidality has been recorded