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Table 2 Multivariate logistic regression analyses for posthepatectomy liver failure across BCLC stages

From: Ability of the ALBI grade to predict posthepatectomy liver failure and long-term survival after liver resection for different BCLC stages of HCC

Variable Multivariate logistic regression
Total cohort BCLC 0/A BCLC B/C
OR (95% CI) P OR (95% CI) P OR (95% CI) P
Prothrombin time
> 14 s
1.19 (0.39–3.63) 0.765 1.39 (0.35–5.47) 0.635 0.48 (0.04–6.60) 0.584
Platelet count
< 100 × 109/l
2.82 (0.97–8.19) 0.056 0.45 (0.07–2.94) 0.405 132.70 (6.04–916.91) 0.002
Tumor size > 5 cm 0.65 (0.21–2.01) 0.456 0.50 (0.11–2.23) 0.361 0.49 (0.04–6.52) 0.587
ALBI score > −2.44 3.43 (1.11–10.57) 0.032 2.33 (1.09–9.19) 0.046 30.48 (1.36–682.73) 0.031
Child-Pugh score > 6 6.47 (2.10–19.94) 0.001 5.50 (1.23–24.50) 0.025 43.21 (2.43–767.29) 0.010
Blood loss > 400 ml 2.13 (0.83–5.44) 0.115 1.75 (0.55–5.57) 0.346 5.86 (0.53–64.72) 0.149
Major hepatectomy 5.51 (1.86–16.29) 0.002 7.23 (1.73–30.57) 0.007 12.02 (0.97–149.04) 0.053
MELD score > 8 0.67 (0.21–2.11) 0.496 0.90 (0.21–3.78) 0.885 0.35 (0.03–3.62) 0.378
  1. OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval, BCLC Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer, ALBI albumin-bilirubin, MELD model for end-stage liver disease