Table 2

Univariate and multivariate analysis of swe with outcome of death after adjustment for platelet count, age and MELD score

Variables28 days90 days2 years
UnivariateMultivariateUnivariateMultivariateUnivariateMultivariate
P valueHR (95% CI)P valueHR (95% CI)P valueHR (95%) CIP valueHR (95%) CIP valueHR (95% CI)P valueHR (95% CI)
SWE at baseline0.0011.035 (1.014 to 1.056)0.0041.035 (1.011 to 1.060)<0.0011.027 (1.012 to 1.042)0.0051.025 (1.007 to 1.042)<0.0011.029 (1.022 to 1.035)<0.0011.022 (1.015 to 1.029)
MELD score<0.0011.115 (1.077 to 1.154)<0.0011.114 (1.075 to 1.155)<0.0011.104 (1.077 to 1.132)<0.0011.105 (1.076 to 1.134)<0.0011.087 (1.072 to 1.103)<0.0011.076 (1.057 to 1.096)
Platelet count0.0430.988 (0.976 to 1.000)<0.0010.982 (0.974 to 0.99)<0.0010.990 (0.987 to 0.993)0.0020.995 (0.992 to 0.998)
Age<0.0011.052 (1.032 to 1.071)<0.0011.044 (1.023 to 1.065)
  • HR, hazard ratio; MELD, model for end-stage liver disease; SWE, shear wave elastography.