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Table 2 Comparison of three-month and one-year mortality according to cholesterol esterification fraction and INR tertiles

From: Cholesterol esterification in plasma as a biomarker for liver function and prediction of mortality

Parameter Range of tertiles 3 month mortality 1 year mortality
CE-Tertiles T1: > 75.2% 0/47 (0%) 0/47 (0%)
T2: 71.2–75.2% 0/47 (0%) 5/47(10.6%)
T3: < 71.2% 10/47 (21.3%) 20/47 (42.6%)
Significances for CE-Tertiles   1 vs 3 p < 0.001 1 vs 2 p < 0.023
2 vs 3 p < 0.001 2 vs 3 p < 0.001
1 vs 3 p < 0.001
INR-Tertiles T1: < 1.2 0/64 (0%) 3/64 (4.7%)
T2: 1.2–1.4 0/34 (0%) 4/34 (11.8%)
T3: > 1.4 10/43 (23.3%) 18/43 (41.9%)
Significances for INR-Tertiles   1 vs 3 p < 0.001 1 vs 2 p = 0.22
2 vs 3 p = 0.024 2 vs 3 p = 0.001
1 vs 3 p < 0.001