Table 3

Six month survival sensitivity, specificity, and c index of the Child-Pugh score, MELD scores, and MEGX serum levels at each sampling time

Cut offSensitivity (%)Specificity (%)c index
MELD, model for end stage liver disease; MELDaetiology, model for end stage liver disease computed including aetiology of liver disease; MEGX, monoethylglycinexylidide.
Child-Pugh score 892720.824
MELD score 875680.796
MELDaetiology score1475720.823
MEGX15 (ng/ml) 450910.689
MEGX30 (ng/ml)15.292630.799
MEGX60 (ng/ml)22.892610.782