Table 1

Patient demographics and clinical characteristics

Characteristicn (%) (N=30)
Demographics
Age
 Mean (SD)58 (11)
 Min–max25–79
Gender
 Male20 (67)
 Female10 (33)
Ethnicity (n=24)
 White British14 (58)
 Black African2 (8)
 Asian4 (17)
 Other4 (17)
Relationship status (n=26)
 Married14 (54)
 Divorced5 (19)
 Partner (previously divorced)6 (23)
 Widowed1 (4)
Living arrangements (n=28)
 With wife/partner8 (35)
 With wife and children2 (9)
 With children3 (13)
 With friends2 (9)
 Alone5 (22)
 Hostel2 (9)
 Hotel1 (4)
Clinical characteristics
Cause of cirrhosis
 Alcoholic liver disease (ALD)11 (37)
 Hepatitis C (Hep C), ALD3 (10)
 Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), Hep C, ALD1 (3)
 HCC, Hepatitis B (Hep B), Hep C, ALD1 (3)
 Hep C4 (13)
 Hep C, HCC3 (10)
 Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)2 (7)
 NASH, HCC1 (3)
 Other (primary biliary cirrhosis, antitrypsin)2 (7)
Previous transplant2 (7)
On transplant list5 (17)