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Prognosis Value of Transient Elastography and Non-invasive Markers of Fibrosis in Patients With Chronic Liver Disease (PVTE)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Association HGE CHU Bordeaux Sud
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01241227
First received: October 22, 2010
Last updated: November 15, 2010
Last verified: November 2010

October 22, 2010
November 15, 2010
April 2003
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Overall survival [ Time Frame: 3 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
Same as current
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  • Survival without liver complications [ Time Frame: 3 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • Survival without liver transplantation [ Time Frame: 3 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
Same as current
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Prognosis Value of Transient Elastography and Non-invasive Markers of Fibrosis in Patients With Chronic Liver Disease
Prognosis Value of Transient Elastography and Non-invasive Markers of Fibrosis in Patients With Chronic Liver Disease. A Prospective Follow-up of 4,935 Person-years

The aim of this prospective study was to compare the 5-year prognostic value of transient elastography (TE), FibroTest (FT), APRI , FIB-4, Lok, and Child-Pugh scores for predicting survival and complications of cirrhosis in patients with chronic liver diseases.

A total of 1616 patients with chronic hepatitis C was included. At 5 years, 79 patients were dead (39 liver-related deaths) and 16 patients had liver transplantation. Overall survival was 91.7% and survival without liver-related death 94.4%. Survival was significantly decreased in patients diagnosed with severe fibrosis, whatever the non-invasive method used. All these methods were able to predict a shorter survival in this large population. Patients had their prognosis decreased as liver stiffness increased. By multivariate analysis, only FibroTest > 0.74 (OR 4.41, 95%CI 1.62-12.01, p=0.004) was associated with overall survival, and liver stiffness > 9.5 kPa (OR 4.71, 95%CI 1.06-21.01, p=0.04) associated with liver-related death.

Observational
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Non-Probability Sample

We included all consecutive patients with an age over eighteen and a chronic hepatitis C of any severity. The determination of chronic hepatitis C was made using standard diagnostic criteria: serological detection of hepatitis C antibodies and positive serum HCV-RNA by PCR for more than 6 months. Exclusion criteria were chronic hepatitis B virus infection and all other causes of chronic liver disease. Patients with HIV infection were included.

Liver Fibrosis
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Chronic liver disease
All patients with chronic liver disease followed using FibroScan and non-invasive markers

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Completed
1830
February 2009
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • chronic hepatitis C
  • chronic hepatitis B
  • alcoholic liver disease
  • non alcoholic steatohepatitis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • ascitis
Both
18 Years and older
No
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France
 
NCT01241227
HLV-0403
Yes
Dr Julien Vergniol, CHU de Bordeaux
Association HGE CHU Bordeaux Sud
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Principal Investigator: Julien Vergniol, MD Association HGE CHU Bordeaux Sud
Study Chair: Juliette Foucher, MD Association HGE CHU Bordeaux Sud
Study Chair: Eric Terrebonne, MD Association HGE CHU Bordeaux Sud
Study Chair: Wassil Merrouche Association HGE CHU Bordeaux Sud
Study Director: Victor De Ledinghen, MD, PhD Association HGE CHU Bordeaux Sud
Study Chair: Pierre-Henri Bernard, MD Association HGE CHU Bordeaux Sud
Study Chair: Couzigou Patrice, MD, PhD Association HGE CHU Bordeaux Sud
Association HGE CHU Bordeaux Sud
November 2010

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