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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Myocardial late gadolinium enhancement cardiovascular magnetic resonance in patients with cirrhosis

Parameter (n = 20) Cirrhosis patients Controls
Age (mean ± SD) [years] 52.4 ± 9.4 (24-68) 42.0 ± 12.9 (24-69)
Body mass index (mean ± SD) [kg/m2] 25.6 ± 4.9 (16.9-34.0) 24.2 ± 3.3 (18.9-33.0)
Sex (M/F) 11/9 60/60
Bilirubin (mean ± SD) [mg/dL] 4.68 ± 6.7 (0.33-28.8) N/A
Albumin (mean ± SD) [g/L] 30.34 ± 7.2 (19-46) N/A
MELD score (mean ± SD) 14.9 ± 6.3 (6.4-28.5) N/A
Child-Pugh score (median) 9 (5-11) N/A
Etiology   
   Alcoholic 12  
   Non-alcoholic 8  
Autoimmune 3  
Viral 3  
Cryptogenic 2  
  1. MELD score Model for End-Stage Liver Disease; Range is in brackets, SD standard deviation, N/A not assessed