Dialysis and Transplant: Patient Survival Statistics

The chart below compares one-year, five-year and 10-year survival rates for patients in the United States who undergo dialysis or have transplant surgery from deceased or living donors.
Please note, this data is for all U.S. patients, not just those at UW Hospital and Clinics.
  1 Year5 Years10 Years
Dialysis 77.5 35.5 11.5
Transplant - Deceased Donor 92.9 73.6 42.6
Transplant - Living Donor 97.4 82.3 52.9
Source: U.S. Renal Data System (USRDS) 2012 Annual Report. End-Stage Renal Disease in the United States. Includes first transplants only.
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