Table 8

 Performance evaluation of the Okuda, CLIP, and BCLC staging systems

Staging systemχ2 value−Log likelihoodp Value
Data are for the whole population and for PEI treatment and TACE treatment subgroups.
In the same group of patients, higher χ2 values and lower −log likelihood values were associated with better performance of the score.
CLIP, Cancer of the Liver Italian Program; BCLC, Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer; PEI, percutaneous ethanol injection; TACE, transcatheter arterial chemoembolisation.
All patients
PEI treatment
TACE treatment