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Table 8 Comparing the results of the developed model and the current allocation model in Iran

From: Identification and weighting of kidney allocation criteria: a novel multi-expert fuzzy method

Measures Recipient type Developed model Current model
Measures of utility
 The number of recipients with an EPTS < 20% Adult 124 of 228 (54%) 83 of 230 (36%)
 Average EPTS score of recipients(%) Adult 24.61% 41.37%
 Average age difference between donors and recipients All 5.3 years 8.1 years
 The number of allocation with the identical blood type All 243 of 248 (98%) 248 of 248 (100%)
Measures of equity
 Average waiting time of all recipients All 1.25 years 1.7 years
 Average waiting time of urgency patients Urgency 1.1 years 0.9 years
 The number of recipients< 18 y out of patients< 18 y waiting Pediatric 20 of 22 18 of 22