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Table 1 Baseline characteristics parameters at the time of listing

From: Limitations of the MELD score in predicting mortality or need for removal from waiting list in patients awaiting liver transplantation

  N/Mean SD, (Range),% 95% CI of mean
Patients 268   
Age (years) 50.54 11.32 (16 - 68) 49.2-51.9
Female/Male 99/169   
BMI 25.1 4.5 (14.5 - 40.4) 24.5-25.7
Etiology of liver disease    
Cirrhosis - alcoholic 79 29.5  
Cirrhosis - viral 75 28.0  
other 54 20.2  
malignancy 39 14.5  
Cholestatic liver disease 21 7.8  
Co-morbidity    
Diabetes 62 23.1  
Coronary heart disease 10 3.7  
Hypertension 41 15.3  
Renal insuffiency 34 12.7  
HRS 15 5.6  
Ascites 70 26.1  
HE 78 29.1  
MELD score 14.2 6.4 (6.4 - 40) 13.4-14.9
CTP score 8.0 8.0 (5 - 14) 7.8-8.3