5463W-13: KPD Registry Florence

Observational registry study to determine if enrollment in a regional kidney paired donor exchange program improves the overall rate of kidney transplantation in sensitized patients, and sensitized patients undergoing desensitization treatments

Type of Study
Kidney/Dialysis - Kidney Transplant
Location
Transplant Program
Short Description
Purpose: This is a prospective, multi-center, observational study to determine if a combination of desensitization and enrollment in a regional kidney paired donor (KPD) exchange program improves the overall rate of kidney transplantation in sensitized patients.
Status
Open to Enrollment
Principal Investigator
Lisa Florence, M.D.
Eligibility Notes
 
  • Age ≥ 18 years
  • Listed on the deceased donor kidney waiting list for renal transplant at the participating center
  • Meet all recipient selection criteria of the transplant center
  • Recipient must have either:
    • have one or more medically suitable donors who are ABO incompatible or HLA incompatible (defined as positive serologic cross-match); or
    • have a medically suitable donor that is otherwise deemed incompatible due to age, size, or other mismatch by their respective transplant center; or
    • be listed on the deceased donor waiting list for ≥ one year without an identifiable living donor and have a PRA% ≥ 60%
Contact Name
Terri Spinelli
Phone
(206) 215-3063
Email
Teri.Spinelli@swedish.org