Table 5

Additional donor and pancreas characteristics

Categoryn (%)
Sex
 Male53 (70.7)
 Female22 (29.3)
Cause of death
 Anoxia4 (5.3)
 Cerebrovascular accident33 (44)
 Head trauma34 (45.3)
 Other4 (5.3)
Cardiac arrest
 No59 (78.7)
 Yes7 (9.3)
 Unknown9 (12)
Preservation method
 UW47 (62.7)
 PFC/UW8 (10.7)
 HTK14 (18.7)
 PFC/HTK3 (4)
 Not specified3 (4)
  • HTK, histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate; PFC, perfluorocarbon; UW, University of Wisconsin.