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Table 3 Factors determining CLDQ score on multivariable regression*

From: Frequency of poor quality of life and predictors of health related quality of life in cirrhosis at a tertiary care hospital Pakistan

Variables β Std. Error 95% CIˆ
(Constant) 1.465 .550 0.382 ; 2.548
Albumen .302 .099 0.107; 0.497
Diastolic B.P .013 .005 .003; 0.023
Haemoglobin .090 .041 .009; 0.171
Primary Education1 .347 .199 −0.045; 0.739
Secondary Education .244 .201 −0.152; 0.64
Higher Secondary Education and above -.121 .209 −0.544; 0.291
Upper GI bleed2 .322 .181 −0.035; 0.678
Hepatic encephalopathy .982 .390 0.214; 1.75
Ascites .158 .192 −0.22; 0.536
  1. *Coefficient of determination (R2) =0.156.
  2. ˆ CI = Confidence Interval.
  3. 1 = Uneducation (reference category).
  4. 2 = No history of decompensation (reference category).