Quality of Life in Elderly Kidney Transplantation Patients


About this study

The purpose of this study is to understand differences in quality of life across multiple domains in three distinct older populations: those on dialysis in the community setting, those wait-listed for kidney transplantation, and those who have successfully undergone kidney transplantation. 

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects ≥ 65 years on dialysis.
  • Status post kidney transplantation.
  • Solitary kidney transplantation.
  • End stage kidney patients on dialysis.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Listed for Multiorgan transplant or s/p multiorgan transplantation.
  • History of non-renal transplant.

Eligibility last updated 2/23/22. Questions regarding updates should be directed to the study team contact.


Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Scottsdale/Phoenix, Ariz.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Girish Mour, M.B.B.S.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Sonia Velazquez

(480) 301-6198


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