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Table 6 Comparison of the studied variables in relation to post-TIPS incidence of hepatic encephalopathy

From: The association between character of portal blood flow and post-TIPS incidence of hepatic encephalopathy

VariablesPost TIPS hepatic encephalopathyP-value
NegativePositive
Age in years (mean ± SD)44.67 ± 7.3847.36 ± 6.360.372 (> 0.05)
MAP (mean ± SD)79.10 ± 7.9680.18 ± 5.960.663 (> 0.05)
MELD score11.72 ± 2.9814.73 ± 7.160.304 (> 0.05)
HARI (mean ± SD)0.58 ± 0.100.61 ± 0.050.459 (> 0.05)
IVC pressure mmHg (mean ± SD)5.18 ± 0.895.37 ± 0.840.403 (> 0.05)
PVP mmHg (mean ± SD)33.90 ± 11.1034.45 ± 5.660.934 (> 0.05)
  1. MAP mean arterial blood pressure, IVC inferior vena cava, MELD model of end-stage liver disease, HARI hepatic artery resistive index, PVP portal vein pulsatility