Table 4

Rate of fibrosis progression and predicted interval from time of liver transplantation until established cirrhosis according to donor age and warm ischaemic time (WIT)

ParameterNo of patientsFibrosis rate per year (median)Predicted interval from transplant to cirrhosis*
*Values are median (95% confidence interval).
Donor age <40 y250.610 (4.7–13.3)
Donor age 40–49 y190.9 6.7 (3.3–11.3)
Donor age >49 y122.2 2.7 (1.3–5.7)
WIT <40 min140.512 (3.3–21.4)
WIT 40–49 min190.610 (2.5–21.4)
WIT 50–59 min171.0 6 (2.9–9.4)
WIT >59 min61.3 4.6 (1.1–33)